Improve your computer skills with these links to ICT resources. Suitable for ages 5-11 years, KS1, KS2 and elementary grades 1-6. Learn how to navigate, data handling, effective searching and internet safety with this selection of lesson plans, printable and interactive activities. Perfect for teachers to use in the classroom or parents wanting to help their child gain essential computer knowledge.
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The Importance of E-Safety' Text
A selection of resources to help you use the internet safely and positively as a professional, and information to help safeguard your workplace and the young people you work with.
Jedediah Smith Lesson Plan
An ICT lesson, in which pupils will learn how to use the internet effectively to research the lifestyle of real cowboys. With cowboy quiz and associated literacy activity.
Research Tools Lesson Plan
Possibly the biggest obstacle facing researchers on the Internet is how to effectively and efficiently access the vast amount of information available with the simple click of the mouse. With the Internet's potential as a research tool, teachers must instruct and guide their students on manageable strategies for sorting through the abundance of information.
Feed Your Imagination Lesson Plan
Lesson plan and Powerpoint presentation to help children understand how the packaging of a product
is designed to appeal to a specific target audience.
To create an eye-catching and effective design for a product using a publishing programme.
ICT - Help Sheets Printable
A set of twelve printable help sheets covering; email, Internet Explorer, Word, cut and paste, keyboard shortcuts, searching, research and copyright, favourites, Powerpoint, ICT vocabulary, Smartboards and Google maps.
Teddy Bear Labels Interactive
This simple labelling activity can be used to reinforce the idea of labels and as a framework for children to begin to add their own captions and labels to familiar scenes such as a teddy bear's picnic.