E-safety at Valley is incorporated into the curriculum as a whole (e.g. it also links to our PSHE lessons), but is also taught as discrete lessons one each half term. The main topics covered in Computing and e-safety are listed below for each year group:

 

 

Autumn term

Spring term

Summer term

 

Computing

e-safety

Computing

e-safety

Computing

e-safety

YR

Algorithms

Who can help us

Presenting our work using technology

Safer Internet Day

Taking pictures

Safe searching

Y1

Grouping and sorting

Pictograms

Lego builders

Responsible online behaviour

Maze explorers

Animated story books

Coding

Safe logins

Safer Internet Day

Spreadsheets

Technology outside school

Safe searching

Y2

Coding  Spreadsheets

Searching and sharing

Responsible online behaviour

Questioning

Effective searching

Creating pictures

Safer Internet Day

Making music

Presenting ideas

What we say online

Y3

Coding

Spreadsheets

Touch typing

Safe passwords

Responsible online behaviour

Email

Branching databases

Safer Internet Day

Showing respect online

Simulations

Graphing

Fact or fiction?

Y4

Coding

Spreadsheets

Key points for online safety

Responsible online behaviour

Writing for different audiences

Logo

Animation

Safer Internet Day

The power of words

Effective searching

Hardware investigators

Sharing online safety information

Y5

Coding

Spreadsheets

Keeping personal information safe

Responsible online behaviour

Databases

Games creator

Safer Internet Day

Online pictures

3D modelling

Concept maps

Sharing online safety information

Y6

Coding

Spreadsheets

Safe gaming

Responsible online behaviour

Blogging

Text adventures

Safer Internet Day

Networks

Quizzing

Safety on social media

Thinking critically about what you see online

 

For more e-safety information, as well as details of our Digital Leaders initiative, please visit https://valleyprimary.co.uk/learning/esafety

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