Introduction to data

Children sort and categorise data and are introduced to branching databases and pictograms

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Loose parts play

Children sort and categorise objects

Lesson 2: Sorting ourselves

Children sort themselves into groups based upon given categories before undertaking this activity independently

Lesson 3: Yes or no?

Children respond to yes/no questions as an introduction to branching databases

Lesson 4: Creating a branching database

Children learn branching databases through physical sorting and categorising

Lesson 5: Exploring pictograms

Children learn to interpret a basic pictogram

Supporting a child-led project using technology

Computing through continuous provision