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Competent and Responsible users of ICT
To provide a holistic approach to the learning of appropriate and values towards ICT usage. Enabling pupils to become Competent and Responsible users of ICT.
The aim of the ICT department is to equip pupils of Punggol View Primary School with the required ICT skills (as outlined in the Ministry of Education, Singapore’s ICT masterplan) as well as imbuing them with the necessary values towards responsible use.
The approach taken is the introduction of specific skills and accompanying values education at appropriate stages of the pupils education at PGVP. The skills are also infused into the curriculum to ensure that ICT skills are not just taught but also consistently required and made meaningful through curriculum subjects.
Competent Users through the teaching of relevant ICT skills in key programmes.
P1 skills – touch typing programme, Use of web browsers and creation of word documents in both EL and MTL
Responsible Users through the teaching of appropriate behaviours and attitudes
- With teachers – structured ICT lessons on cyberwellness
- P1 – handling inappropriate content on internet searches
- With Parents
- P1 – workshops for Parents by Parents and professionals on how to guide your child on the internet. Setting filters. Dangers on the internet.
- For all pupils
- P1 – assembly talk on internet use