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Lesson Three – Font Colours

This computing teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to practise typing and editing words on the computer using a range of different font styles. The class can identify and type the names of different shapes using the correct matching font colours.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise typing and editing words on the computer using a range of different font styles

Learning Objectives

Know how to enter and store information by changing the colour of a font. How to share their ideas by presenting information in a variety of forms.

Learning Outcomes

I can select and change the colour of a font in a word processed document. I know that information can be presented by typing words using the computer.

Font Colours

Teaching sequence to help the children practise typing and editing words on the computer using a range of different font styles

Animal Colours

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and explain how to type words using different colours

Animal Colours

Activity cards to help the children identify and match the names of different types of animals with their common colours

Shape Colours

Template to help the children practise typing the names of a range of shapes using different font colours

Font Colours

Interactive activity to help the children practise typing and editing words on the computer using a range of different font styles

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise typing and editing words on the computer using a range of different font styles

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