Microsoft Office 365: Website design

In this topic children develop their research, word processing, and collaborative working skills whilst learning how web pages and web sites are created, exploring how to change layouts, embed images and videos and link between pages.

Choose your lesson

Lesson 1: Getting to know Microsoft Sway

An introduction to Microsoft Sway, which uses a combination of text and media to create a website, is explored via the 'tinkering' process to create a simple web page

Learning Objective

To explore the features of Microsoft Sway to learn how to create content for a web page

Lesson 2: Book review web page

Design and create a web page for a class website, planning the content of their page and using various features within Microsoft Sway

Learning Objective

To plan content for a web page as a collaborative online piece of work

Lesson 3: Adding features

Children continue to develop skills and understanding of Microsoft Sway by adding additional content to web pages that will help to make the website stand out even further

Learning Objective

To create an engaging web page

Lesson 4: Planning my website

Develop an understanding of how different web pages within a site link, which will inform the planning process for a personalised website

Learning Objective

To plan and create a website

Lesson 5: Creating my website

Creating a website in accordance with plans and designs developed in the previous lesson and evaluate the website's success

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