Lesson 2: Logging in and out

Learning to log in and out

Before the lesson

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Learning objectives

  • To learn what a keyboard is and how to locate relevant keys.
  • To learn how to log in and log out. 
  • To understand why we need to log in and out.

EYFS outcomes


  • Spell words by identifying the sounds and then writing the sound with letter/s.
  • Re-read what they have written to check that it makes sense. 


Characteristics of Effective Learning

  • Active learning


Outcomes taken from Development Matters, 2021. 

ELGs taken from the new statutory framework for the EYFS, 2021. 


Teacher notes

Key vocabulary


Next steps

To learn what a mouse is and to develop basic mouse skills such as moving and clicking.

To use a simple online paint tool to create digital art.

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Sophie Pickles,  
Computing specialist
Sophie is an expert Early Years consultant. She has spent many years both teaching in Reception and leading, in her role of Head of Early Years and senior manager at an outstanding-rated, child-led setting. Sophie now works with many national educational…
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