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What a fantastic number of applications! More than 70 children have applied to become digital leaders and helpers for September – now all we have to do is interview them all, I can’t wait 🙂
The time has come for the year 1 children to apply to become digital leaders in September. Have you filled your form in yet?
This week the Digital Leaders and Helpers have been learning how to add text to their Esafety board games, so they can teach this to the rest of their class during their lessons this week. It was a little bit harder than it first looked but everyone was pleased with how their game board looked … Continue reading
This week the Digital Leaders and Helpers have been looking at online safety activities using Espresso to share these with their class this week. They also completed a school Technology Survey so that we can see how children at our school are using devices and the internet at home. This week in school we also … Continue reading
Next week in school is Internet Safety Week and so the Digital Helpers came to lunch club to write some special questions for our radio show tomorrow afternoon. They thought about questions that every year group would be able to answer. They worked in pairs and decided who was going to read the question and … Continue reading
This week the Digital Leaders started the process of drawing out their esafety board games on to the computer using Textease. We used the snap to grid function so that it was easy to copy the board that we had drawn the week before. We filled all the squares with colours and then picked some … Continue reading
This week at the Digital Helpers lunch club we tried out Makey Makey! We followed all the instructions to put the circuit together with the board and all the clips and leads. It looked rather complicated to start with once we understood what to do it was easy! We tried two different Makey Makey apps … Continue reading
This week the digital leaders have been completing an unplugged activity designing an E-Safety board game for the Year 1 children. Firstly we talked about internet safety rules and how important it was that everyone knew them and remembered to use them when they were on a computer, tablet, phone or any other device that … Continue reading
This week the digital leaders found out that the tree octopus we learnt about last time wasn’t real!!!! We understand that it is important to check facts more than once before we believe everything we read – especially if we have doubts. This week our new learning was focused on using the image search Pixabay … Continue reading
A new group of helpers enjoyed getting to have a play around with the Spheroes and Ollies!