Collaborative learning

Working collaboratively in a responsible and considerate way as well as looking at a range of collaborative tools using Microsoft software. Developing an understanding of the benefits of working together and how the Internet provides opportunities to do this remotely.

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Teamwork

Children are shown what collaborative work means and create a set of class rules to ensure that working together runs smoothly

Learning Objective

To understand that software can be used to work online collaboratively

Lesson 2: Sharing a document

Children learn about some of the features of Microsoft Word that they can use whilst working as part of a team

Learning Objective

To understand how to contribute to someone else’s work effectively

Lesson 3: Microsoft Forms 1

Children learn about some of the features of a digital survey program and how to create fun and interesting surveys

Learning Objective

To understand how to create a digital survey

Lesson 4: Microsoft Forms 2

Develop a greater understanding of how to use Microsoft Forms to create and share surveys and questionnaires with others to gather data and information based on responses

Learning Objective

To create and share a Microsoft Form

Lesson 5: Shared spreadsheets

Use a shared spreadsheet software program to explore information and data within spreadsheets and learn how to extract information from the data

Learning Objective

To analyse 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