Combining text & graphics

 

Linked Planning Linked Resources

Communication

 

wwwPhotostory
(Free software)
Examples of Winter poems created using Photostory

wwwHelp sheet for using PhotoStory

wwwDance Mat typing
bbc.co.uk
wwwPublish work online on the school website. wwwStory Creator 2
Create animated stories
3A Combining text & graphics

WordRainbow poem - changing font etc

WordReplacing said

WordAdding punctuation - Romans
publisherNewsletter - habitats publisherGreeting card  

Combining Text and Graphics

wordClick here to download the planning seen below

Week

Area of study  (From NC PoS)

Learning Objectives

Activities

Key Vocabulary

Resources

Assessment Outcomes

 

1

To present their completed work effectively.

To change the font type, size and colour of text.

Pupils change the font type, size and colour of a poem or list of words on-screen for best effect.

Font size / type / colour
Highlight  
Text

 

Word processor e.g. Word / Textease

Level 2:
I can share my ideas in different forms …

I can use ICT to present my findings.

I can use ICT to help generate, change and record work in different forms …

Level 3:
I share and exchange my ideas with others.

I use ICT to organise and present my work.

I can use ICT to produce information.  I am able to develop this information at a later stage.

 

2

To develop and refine ideas.

To overtype words within sentences.

Pupils change words (e.g. ‘said’ or ‘nice’) within a piece of text by highlighting and then overtyping (file prepared by the teacher).

Delete / Backspace
Highlight  
Overtype

Word processor e.g. Word / Textease

 

3

To develop and refine ideas.

To use the shift key.

Pupils use the Shift key to add punctuation and capital letters to a piece of text on-screen (file prepared by the teacher).

Shift

Word processor e.g. Word / Textease

 

4

To develop and refine ideas by bringing together … text, tables, images and sound

To use text and graphics for a particular purpose.

Pupils use a template to design a greetings card on-screen which includes text and graphics.

 

Insert
Graphics / Text
Re-size

Desktop Publishing software e.g. Publisher  / 2Publish+

 

5

To share and exchange information in a variety of forms.

To share information using text and graphics.

Pupils design a newsletter linked to a classroom topic e.g. local area.  They use appropriate pictures, captions and text.

Insert
Graphics / Text
Re-size

Desktop Publishing software e.g. Publisher  / 2Publish+