From a Bulletin Board Display
Create a bulletin board using a crossword puzzle setup with various words in technology linked together. Use COMPUTER as the main word to build the other words from. The words can be displayed vertically or horizontally. Use a background of two different colors representing the sky and ground, with the main word displayed horizontally on the horizon. The title for the display can be "Computers Expand Your Horizons".
Words such as those below can be included in the display:
Use words relating to hardware (flat screen, chip, SMART Board), software (Word, Flashplayer), communication (blog, ebook), networking (Facebook, Twitter), search engines (Google, Bing, Yahoo), brand names (Ipod, Xbox), company names (Apple, Microsoft, Google) and operating systems (Linux, DOS).
Leave space on this display for more words to be added as students discover terms they would like to do research on. Different grade levels may want to use different colors for terms they are discovering. You may want to create a different display for different grade levels.