Collaborative learning

In this topic, children learn about how to work collaboratively in a responsible and considerate way as well as looking at a range of collaborative tools including Google Docs, Slides, Forms and Sheets. They also develop their understanding of the benefits of working together and how the Internet provides opportunities to do this even when people are not physically in the same location

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Teamwork

In this lesson, children are shown what collaborative work means and create a set of class rules to ensure that working together runs smoothly

Lesson 2: Sharing a document

In this lesson, children learn a little about some of the features of Google Docs that they can use whilst working as part of a team

Lesson 3: Slide presentations

In this lesson, children learn about some of the features of a slide presentation program and how to create fun and interesting presentations

Lesson 4: Google Forms

In this lesson, children are introduced to Google Forms, learning how to create and share surveys and questionnaires

Lesson 5: Shared spreadsheets

In this lesson, pupils use a shared spreadsheet program to explore spreadsheets and learn how to extract information from the data

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