Embedding ICT in the Primary Curriculum

Provider: Rising Stars

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Description Technology can invigorate teaching and learning across the curriculum and there is a wealth of web-based tools available to help schools do exactly that. This course helps you to get started with some simple tools that will have a quick impact on your teaching. It builds upon practice already happening within most schools, and offers new ways in which ICT can be used to raise attainment. From collecting and sharing information and images, to making use of educational blogs, through to creating your own e-books, this course offers you all the guidance you need.
Duration 4 x 1 hour modules

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Categories Primary, Teaching and Learning, KS1, KS2, Computing / ICT, Teaching staff, Advanced Skills Teacher, Excellent Teacher, Main-scale (core) teacher, Newly Qualified Teacher, Post-threshold Teacher, Supply / Peripatetic teacher, Trainnee (pre-QTS) teacher, Teacher trainer, ICT / Computing, Subject Knowledge, Classroom Management, Online, Discussion forums, Video
Learning outcomes for participants/users and, where relevant, pupils or students

At the end of this course you will be able to:


  • use a range of ICT tools within your lessons
  • embed ICT into your lesson plans
  • take, use and edit photographs
  • find information online
  • present information in different ways
  • look at how blogs can help to enhance your pupils’ learning
  • investigate sharing your learning with an audience.
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Who should take this course?

Key Stage 1 teachers
Key stage 2 teachers
ICT coordinators

About the course leader

Ian Addison is a primary school teacher and ICT co-ordinator at St John the Baptist Primary School, Waltham Chase, Hampshire. He has worked with Hampshire LA as a Lead ICT Teacher, training teachers to use the Studywiz VLE and to think about how they could learn and share online. Ian has been an ICT Mark Assessor since October 2008 and is a Google Certified Teacher as well as a Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer and Lead Learner. He is author of Rising Stars Essentials: ICT, which was published in 2012.

This course does not have any pre-booked dates available. Please contact the provider directly to arrange this training.