Book 1, for Year 1–Year 2, aims to develop digital literacy competencies in areas of computational thinking and programming, communication and collaboration with creativity, and the study of computer networks and productivity. It supports teachers by providing step-by-step instructions and activity ideas based on whole class, group, paired and individual experiences. It also encourages children to recognise the importance of staying safe online and creating a positive digital identity whilst using the internet.
Dr. Neelam Parmar currently works as Director of E-Learning at Ashford School, United Learning and is instrumental in leading the transformational change of embedding technology within teaching, learning and development. She has completed her PhD in Developing a Pedagogy while using New Technology with young children and is committed to empowering schools, teachers and IT/MIS teams to use technology in constructive and purposeful ways.