ICT Key Stage 1


ICT and Key Stage 1
Within KS1 (foundation to year 2) we use a variety of activities, online programs and games to teach mouse and keyboard
skills, as well as art programs and desktop publishing tools. 

Code

Understand what algorithms are; how they are implemented as programs on digital devices; and that programs execute by following precise and unambiguous instructions.

  • Create and debug simple programs.
  • Use logical reasoning to predict the behaviour of simple programs.
  • Use technology purposefully to create, organise, store, manipulate and retrieve digital content.
  • Recognise common uses of information technology beyond school

Communicate

  • Use technology purposefully to create, organise, store, manipulate and retrieve digital content.

Connect

  • Use technology safely and respectfully, keeping personal information private; identify where to go for help and support when they have concerns about content or contact on the internet or other online technologies.
  • Develop mouse skill, typing, quick keys, saving and recalling documents.
  • Using the internet to research information or topics.

Collect

  • An introduction to presenting data having collected, analysed and evaluated information.