Google: Emailing

Being able to send an email is a valuable skill. Children learn how to send emails with attachments and how to be a responsible digital citizen by thinking about the contents of what is sent. The area of cyberbullying; both how to recognise it and how to avoid being unkind online, is also introduced

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Sending an email

In this lesson, children learn about what email can be used for before writing and sending their first email

Lesson 2: Adding attachments

In this lesson, children will send an email and they learn how to make them more interesting by using editing features and adding attachments

Lesson 3: Be kind online

In this lesson, children learn to use positive language within an email and how to recognise when digital behaviour is unkind

Lesson 4: Cyberbullying

In this lesson, children learn to use positive language within an email and how to recognise when digital behaviour is unkind

Lesson 5: Fake emails

In this lesson, we look at spam, junk and phishing emails and how to avoid being tricked by fake emails as not all emails are honest and trustworthy.

Assess your pupils

Assessment quiz and Knowledge catcher. These can be used at the start of the unit to access where pupils are in their learning as well as the end of the unit to assess progress. Go to assessment resources