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Hi all! I teach Computing across different schools and often get asked for interactive resources - so that's what I make. Most resources you will find on here are interactive activities for the children to complete, either on their own device or as an interactive whiteboard activity! Please feel free to send requests or for variations of things found in my shop.

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Hi all! I teach Computing across different schools and often get asked for interactive resources - so that's what I make. Most resources you will find on here are interactive activities for the children to complete, either on their own device or as an interactive whiteboard activity! Please feel free to send requests or for variations of things found in my shop.
Ancient Egypt create your own gods and goddesses
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Ancient Egypt create your own gods and goddesses

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A superb drag and drop PowerPoint activity for the whole class. Recreate famous Egyptian gods/goddesses such as Ra, Isis, Anubis and Thoth. Or, create your own characters - group your characters together and create your own scene. When you’re done, simply print them out for your books or for display.
Create\Make Your Own Lowry Painting Digitally - KS2
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Create\Make Your Own Lowry Painting Digitally - KS2

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Create your very own Lowry style paintings in KS2 digitally. Copy and paste buildings that have been individually recreated in the Lowry style to create your city scene. Then populate your city with Lowry people. Teach yourself and your children more about layers and perspective by using PowerPoint's send backwards/forwards and resize tools. Finally, you can print out your paintings straight from this PowerPoint file on any size up to and including A3. A perfect activity to group model on the interactive whiteboard and then to be used on laptops/desktops as an individual digital art activity.
Create\Make Your Own Lowry Digital Painting  - KS1
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Create\Make Your Own Lowry Digital Painting - KS1

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Create your very own Lowry style paintings in EYFS and KS1. Drag and drop buildings that have been individually recreated in the Lowry style to create your city scene. Then populate your city with drag and drop Lowry people. Finally, you can print out your paintings straight from this PowerPoint file on any size up to and including A3. Suitable for use on the interactive whiteboard as part of continuous provision or on laptops/desktops as an individual digital art activity.
Aliens - Create, make and build your own space aliens!
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Aliens - Create, make and build your own space aliens!

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Create your own aliens in this drag and drop PowerPoint file. Choose from four different coloured bodies and six different body shapes. Then, customize them with various eyes, antennas, mouths and legs. Get your children to try and remake some of the pre-made aliens on the home page or simply let them get creative. Challenge them further by getting them to focus on number and shape. E.g. Create an alien with a mouth shaped like a pentagon, give it 5 eyes and 4 legs.
GUIDE - How to create an Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 (3D printer friendly)
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GUIDE - How to create an Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 (3D printer friendly)

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Create a 3D Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 with this 24 page step-by-step, picture guide. Perfect for those with very little experience in 3D modelling or using Sketchup and has been designed to be 3D printer ready. If you are looking to get into 3D printing in your school, please feel free to contact me and I'll point you in the right direction. *Sketchup is free to download and can be easily installed by network administrators.
Pictogram\Pictograph - Drag and Drop Year 1 & 2
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Pictogram\Pictograph - Drag and Drop Year 1 & 2

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A simple drag and drop interactive whiteboard resource aimed at introducing data handling to Rec>Y3 aged children. 7 PowerPoint slides designed to approach Pictograms\Pictographs in 3 different ways. Subjects: Fruit, colour, transport, pets, cake and pizza.
Create your own World War 2 Propaganda Posters
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Create your own World War 2 Propaganda Posters

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Creating posters can be a relatively easy thing to do. Sometimes, we want to delve a little deeper and create dramatic looking posters. This involves teaching the children vital Computing/ICT skills across not just one program but several. Use this step-by-step picture guide to create WW2 Propaganda posters. This activity uses tools from across two software programs: PowerPoint and Artrage (A free art program). The download link for Artrage is attached. If you aren’t able to use Artrage, then you can use the 10 painted backgrounds that are included in this purchase.
Pirate treasure maps - Create your own
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Pirate treasure maps - Create your own

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Create your own pirate treasure map using this PowerPoint file. Choose from 4 different islands shapes then simply drag and drop different features onto the island to create your own map. Save, print (designed at A3 size) and reuse as required.
Myths/Quests/Barrowquest - Choose your own adventure stories
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Myths/Quests/Barrowquest - Choose your own adventure stories

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“You arrive at three ancient doors. Which door do you choose?” Write your own adventure stories where you, the reader, choose your own path - like authors such as Ian Livingstone. Differentiated through 10,7 or 5 paragraphs, write them on the PowerPoint files provided and the hyperlink buttons will take you to the next part of the story. There are two sets of immersive PowerPoint files that each give you starting/linking sentences - provided are 1st person and 3rd person files. Perfect for practicing setting descriptions and creating writing with suspense! *Included are some images from a computer game called Legend of Grimrock. Please note that these images are readily available via their website and are simply added in this package for convenience, not profit.
Pirate Matching Pairs Game - Working memory
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Pirate Matching Pairs Game - Working memory

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Challenge your children to match these pairs of pirate pictures! Choose from a variety of size games depending on how much time you have. Perfect for introducing vocab or as a continuous provision activity on your interactive whiteboard. The document is completely editable and can be re-purposed for any theme\topic.
GUIDE - How to make a head in Sculptris - 3D modelling and printing
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GUIDE - How to make a head in Sculptris - 3D modelling and printing

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Using the free program Sculptris, teach your children how to sculpt organically in 3D. This is ideal for first time Sculptris users who have never done any 3D modelling - The step-by-step picture guide will show you exactly what and where to click and what each of your settings should look like. Also included is a download link to a Sculptris file that teaches children how to use the camera tools effectively to find 8 hidden numbers. Build on this basic model by creating self portraits, famous people, old/young topics etc.
Ancient Egypt Gods and Goddesses Posters
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Ancient Egypt Gods and Goddesses Posters

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Ancient Egypt Gods and Goddesses Posters 8 posters of the following Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses on .pdf: Ra Thoth Isis Anubis Horus Hathor Set Khnum Printable at any size up to A3. Includes a link to a purchasable item in my shop where you or your children can make their own Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses using a really easy to use drag-and-drop PowerPoint file. Simply search ‘create egypt gods’