Primary Computing. Made Easy.

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Description

Activity ideas, video tutorials, posters and resources for teaching pupils about computer networks, the internet and online collaboration. This pack also includes an ‘unplugged’ paper-based email simulator that introduces email to pupils and the important vocabulary. Plus unplugged assessment activity cards/sheets.

Progression of skills in this pack

1. Understand Computer Networks, Internet and Cloud Computing and how they help us.
2. What is email and how can we use it safely?
​3. Understand how and why we collaborate online (including blogging).

Key Stage 2 Curriculum

Understand computer networks, including the internet; how they can provide multiple services, such as the World Wide Web, and the opportunities they offer for communication and collaboration.

🕓 2-3 Hours

📥 Updates to this pack:

08.09.20 – Added introductory video to help pupils understand how computer networks work and why we have them.
20.06.20 – Added unplugged assessment activity sheet
16.04.19 – Added new paper-based ‘unplugged’ email simulator.