Children in Thistle have been learning how to code robots with specific, detailed instructions - giving a Jam Sandwich-making robot specific orders to create a snack. They then used their knowledge of instruction to program a Beebot to move in different directions.
We have been learning about technology in the world around us. We have found out the names of different parts of computers, and learned how to use a mouse to click and drag.
On Safer Internet Day the children took part in a variety of activities based around this year's theme, "All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online".
Photos of Y1 looking for examples of technology around school as part of computing
We considered the following:
What does the word technology mean?
Technology is anything made by people to help us.
Which examples of technology contain a computer?