Year 1 – Creating media – Digital writing

Curriculum KS1 Unit


Promote your learners’ understanding of the various aspects of using a computer to create and change text. Learners will familiarise themselves with typing on a keyboard and begin using tools to change the look of their writing, and then they will consider the differences between using a computer and writing on paper to create text.

Unit guide

Updated: 10 Feb 2023

Learning graph

Updated: 10 Feb 2023


Lesson 1

Exploring the keyboard

Lesson 2

Adding and removing text

Lesson 3

Exploring the toolbar

Lesson 4

Making changes to text

Lesson 5

Explaining my choices

Lesson 6

Pencil or keyboard