Course curriculum

  • 1

    Information

    • Welcome and Many Thanks!

    • How To Use This Resource

    • Year 1 - Skills Overview

    • Classroom Poster for Looking After Devices - from Common Sense website

  • 2

    Data, Data Everywhere!

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Respecting People When Using Devices

    • Activity 2 - Sorting Using One or More Criteria

    • Activity 3 - Graph Data on Suitable Application

    • Activity 4 - Computer Simulations

    • Activity 5 - Explore Science Simulations

  • 3

    It's Good To Talk

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Internet Communication

    • Activity 2 - Communication Through Email & Video Calls

    • Activity 3 - Role Play Communication

  • 4

    Let's Create!

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Giving Credit

    • Activity 2 - Simple Paint Application Skills

    • Activity 3 - Record Video

    • Activity 4 - Import a Photo as a Background

    • Activity 5 - Record Audio to Accompany Digital Work

  • 5

    Put On Your Thinking Cap

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Finding Things Online

    • Activity 2 - Breaking a Problem Down into Smaller Parts

    • Activity 3 - Algorithms & Debugging

    • Activity 4 - Creating Instructions to Complete a Task

  • 6

    Show Me The Code

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Media Balance

    • Activity 2 - Recognise & Name Parts of a Computer

    • Activity 3 - Moving a Programmable Toy Forwards & Backwards

    • Activity 4 - Adding Pauses to my Algorithm

    • Activity 5 - Creating an Algorithm and Debugging On-Screen

  • 7

    Working Together

    • Keyword Flashcards

    • Activity 1 - Basic Text Formatting

    • Activity 2 - Save and Reopen Work

    • Activity 3 - Recognise a Variety of Keyboard Keys

    • Activity 4 - Setting Simple Criteria & Explaining How Work can be Improved