Avatars in Year 1

Avatars in Year 1

Year 1 have been learning the importance of staying safe online. We discussed why we would use an avatar to represent ourselves and why we shouldn’t reveal our real identity or any personal information. The children then created their own avatars to display in...
Developing our typing skills

Developing our typing skills

Year 1 have been enjoying using the computers to develop their typing skills. The children have been learning how to open a Word document, how to create capital letters, spaces and full stops on the keyboard and how to save their work. We look forward to the children...
Let’s get the basics right!

Let’s get the basics right!

Year 5 have been honing their word processing skills in computing recently. The children are really brilliant at using a wide range of ICT devices, but sometimes become a little stuck when it comes to basic word processing, so we decided to look at how to alter text...
Internet Safety Experts!

Internet Safety Experts!

Year 2 have really enjoyed learning all about how to stay safe when online. We have watched the ‘Hector’s World’ video clips which have explored what personal information is, who we can trust and who they can tell if they feel...
Exploring the interactive whiteboard

Exploring the interactive whiteboard

It was a lot of fun learning how to use ICT equipment in nursery.  We explored how we could create pictures using a simple programme and the end results were exciting to see. We learned that the tools we use have an effect on what we see on the interactive whiteboard....
Playing Together

Playing Together

The children in Reception love playing games on the computer. Their favourite game is Peter Rabbit where they have to use the arrow keys and space bar to safely move Peter through a...