Please find some useful apps for Computing below...
iCompute Apps in the Primary Classroom
Also Barefoot Computing are doing some great Home Learning activities too- you can find them here...
Chromeworks e-learning are offering free daily coding lessons using Scratch which is a programme we use in school. The software is completely free and works on any laptop. Each lesson is at 3.00pm UK time so tune in and get coding.
Chromeworks - Youtube
Interland– Online safety games for KS2 children
Childnet – Visit the ‘Know It All’ section for an interactive guide about online safety.
Get Safe online – Free up-to-date security advice for parents/carers
Clever Click Safe – Internet safety advice for young people and parents/carers
BBC online safety
Safe network – Online support for children
Parent Info -Expert information to help children and young people stay safe online
NSPCC Online Safety -Helpful advice...
Chatterpack; A huge list of free resources and websites, including mental health support; https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/list-of-online-resources-for-anyone-who-is-isolated-at-home
Powerpoint which includes lots of useful resources for parents to use at home
BBC Bitesize; http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize
In year 5 we began our new unit in computing think about codes. To start off our unit we began sending messages using semaphores which used flags in different positions to send messages. After some practice we soon got the hang of it and were able to send each other some quite long words and sentences.