Year 5: How Do Computers Impact Our Lives?

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Information Technology

  • Work independently to create a presentation that includes graphics, and images.
  • Make a presentation to an audience using digital tools.

Computer Science

  • Describe the impact of technology on society.
  • Understand about e-commerce – what it is and its impact.
  • Investigate the services offered by the internet.
  • Understand about different types of robotics and how they can impact our lives.
  • Understand about the advancements in technology and the impact this has had on society.

Digital Literacy

  • Understand that there are many positives and negatives to using social media.
  • Describe ways that information about people online can be used by others to make judgments about an individual.
  • Describe some simple ways that help build a positive online reputation.
    Define the terms ‘influence’, ‘manipulation’ and ‘persuasion’ and explain how these might be encountered online (e.g. advertising and ‘ad targeting’).