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Active Learning
Adoption Level

shared computer access

Color Story: students practice color words with a word processing program.

Grade Level: K-2

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  • Students will identify the names of colors by changing the words in a word processing document to the appropriate color.


  • Write a story that includes several color words.
  • Have the students read the story on their computers.
  • Have the students change the color words (which are underlined) to the appropriate color using the text color tool.

Sunshine State Standards

  • LA.A.1.1.2
  • LA.A.1.1.3
  • LA.A.2.1.3
  • LA.B.2.1.3

NETS Profiles for Technology Literate Students

  • Use a variety of media and technology resources for directed and independent learning activities.
  • Use developmentally appropriate multimedia resources (e.g., interactive books, educational software, elementary multimedia encyclopedias) to support learning.


  • A word processing program such as Microsoft Word or Appleworks.


  • Have students replace other words with clip art.
  • Have students write stories of their own for their partners.
  • Have students print their stories or put them on a website.

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