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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Computer Room Lesson Plan
Mike Fleetham has done a brilliant job in writing a scheme of work for introducing children to computers, also has pdf with the main vocabulary which the scheme aims to introduce.
Wise Kids Text
A list of links to search engines for kids and families. The site has lots of other information and links about internet safety.
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.
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.
Data Handling Interactive
A resource which presents how to sort, search, graph and create a database.
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.