Activity Computers

Computers

Our Computers activities are design to help you to independently and safely use computers to perform a number of tasks. Working to your own personalised plan, you will work on computing tasks both online and offline.

Skills to be gained from this Activity
Navigating computers and learning to use different softwares. Learning computer safety, including social media platforms.

Activity Details

  • Introduction to basic computer skills
  • Navigating websites
  • How to deal and report cyber-bullying
  • Understanding the dangers of information sharing on the internet
  • Understanding social media and how to safely use it (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
  • Using Email, Internet Shopping and Internet Banking safely
  • Setting up an email account
  • How to login and send emails
  • Signing up for social media and fining friends safely
  • Posting appropriate status updates and pictures
  • Using basic Microsoft office packages like Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • You will be able use computers online and offline safely
  • You will be able to identify the dangers online
  • Send emails to local authority and be involved in your own support