Log inHome PageALI BABA AND THE BONGO BANDITS- Year 6 excelled in their performance - Well done to everyone - Transition days last week enabled all the children to meet their new teacher- Please check the newsletter to ensure you do not miss anything in this very busy final week of term - Miss Kay is going to paint one of the rooms in the Academy so if you have any odd pots of paint (any colour) please bring them into school. The Newsletter will no longer be given out at school but will be available on the school website and our Facebook page.
Are the things I see, read, and hear online always real or true?
As the saying goes “don’t believe everything you read!” Join internet investigators Jack and Maya as they uncover why you shouldn’t trust everything you see, hear or read on the internet. The web can be a great tool for research, but learn how protect yourself from those false facts!
Jack and The Virus
What are computer viruses and how do they happen?
While Jack's having a lazy sick day on the couch, he receives an email for Gran from Auntie Dol. He gets permission to open it and finds an interesting link asking to be clicked. The result is a computer virus that freezes the tablet. Jack is distraught and confused. Learn how do to protect your devices from viruses and Trojans with Jack and Maya. Don’t get sick, get smart!
Did you know the internet is like a time machine and it can hold your information forever?
How long do things stay online? But what if I delete them?
Watch as Jack and Maya learn that posts spreads like wild fire on the web! Pressing delete doesn’t mean something has gone forever! Maya records a really funny video of Jack playing basketball and wants to share it online, but Jack is worried about who might see it. Maya tries to convince Jack that it's not a problem because she can post the video for a little while and delete it later on.