In our Click IT! lesson this term, the children used a graphics programme to create their own selphie pictures! The children had great fun working on their ‘Selphie’ projects this term! Here are some of their creations – all their own work, using the touch screen, mouse or graphics tablet. Mark-making is so important for […]
In our Click IT lesson this term, the children used a graphics programme to celebrate World Book Day. The children created their very own ‘I Like….Bookmark’. We discussed what a bookmark is and how it is used. It was fun talking about authors, illustrators and our favourite books. They learned how to draw their design using […]
It’s so wonderful to combine technology with something that children can really identify with. We started off by singing along to the well known nursery rhyme, watching a animated video made it more fun! The children were then able to create their own Incy Wincy pictures using a programme that uses symmetry. By drawing one […]
The children really enjoyed making their Christmas cards .They were able to choose whether to write to Santa or make a card with a message for someone special. Using the mouse or graphic pen to draw their design, they then saw their pattern repeated around the page. Here you can see some beautiful creations: a red present […]
The children learnt so much creating their Autumn Collage pictures this week. Using a graphics tablet and pen they had to choose a colour from the colour palette, choose a leaf background and draw their chosen shape. Such beautiful creations and all so different. A great way to explore and use technology and learn about […]
The children enjoyed creating their African sunsets this summer term. Learning all about Africa, they used the computer to select colours and special effects to create their sunsets. They completed their pictures by using our special lower case keyboard.
The children so enjoyed creating their own bookmarks. The children are using the graphics tablet, mouse or touch screen to design their bookmark using their choice of colour and stampers. They are then using the keyboard to find and recognise the letters of their name and finally printing to them out. They are a great […]
The children (and our tutors!) have had a wonderful time creating firework pictures this week. From perhaps watching fireworks over the last few weeks, the children have been able to use their experiences to create these very colourful and dramatic pictures. A great project with lots of opportunities to discuss festivals and celebrations!
We listened to the rhyme “Mary, Mary Quite Contrary” and talked about the flowers in Mary’s garden and how the petals make patterns. We drew our own flowers using a pen and graphics tablet and then clicked to make our patterns repeat over the page. We used the keyboard to type in our names and […]