Our Annual Online Safety Competition is now live !

🍀OPEN TO ALL BOLTON PRIMARY SCHOOLS

Bolton Schools ICT are running our annual Online Competition.
To raise the awareness and importance of our pupils being good digital citizens.

The focus for this year’s competition is to show their learning linked to this year’s SID2019 theme:
“Our Internet, Our Choice. Understanding consent in a digital world”

Each school can send their top ten shortlisted entries across the following categories:
• Online Safety using programming
• Online Safety videos, songs and raps
• Online Safety using DT & Art

Closing date for entries is Monday, 11th March 2019

 

Our Christmas Card Competition Shortlist

WOW !

What a fantastic response from schools. We had nearly two hundred cards to choose from, below you can see the entries that were shortlisted .

These entries were then added in to a survey for all our unit staff to have their vote. Our voting lines close today at 4.30 and the winner will be announced tomorrow.

Thank you and Good Luck to all the schools that entered.

Well done to this years Online Safety Competition Winners – 2018

Each year Bolton SICT run an Online Safety Competition for all our schools, once again we had a fabulous response from all the schools that entered – just glad the curriculum team are not on the judging panel 🙂

Well done to our Online Safety Competition Winners

Programming category – Beaumont Primary School

Media category– The Valley Primary School

Art & DT category – Sunning Hill Primary School – their art work can be seen on our displays in our training rooms, as well as some of the other schools.

Remember, put next year’s date in your diary for #SID19 – Tuesday 5th February 2019

To see all the work our schools did for #SID18 click here

Bolton’s Britannica School Quiz – Now Live!

Britannica has now been in our schools for six months, the feedback from teachers and pupils has been really positive. To celebrate this and to encourage more use across all our schools, we are launching this Spring’s half term competition.

Encourage your students to dig deeper and test their knowledge via Britannica’s Bolton Quiz #BritannicaBQuiz. We’re offering the chance for four lucky entrants to each win £25 worth of Amazon vouchers. All students need to do is to answer the ten questions correctly to enter the draw. The Quiz is suitable for all levels, from KS1 to KS4, and it will test them on different subjects, all available in Britannica School.

 

The closing date is Thursday 29th March and the winners of each Key Stage will be notified first week back after the Easter holidays.

To enter you can click here.
Good Luck

 

Launch of our annual Online Safety Competition 2018

It’s the start of the Spring term which can only mean one thing – the launch of our annual Online Safety Competition linking to Create, Connect & Share Respect A better internet starts with you!

For more activity ideas linked to Safer Internet Day – click here

Good Luck

Online Safety winners choose a Minecraft Day

This was the third year SICT have ran our Online Safety competition for our Bolton schools linked to #SID17. This year’s Safer Internet Day (SID) celebrations took place on Tuesday, 7 February 2017. With a theme of “Be the change: Unite for a better internet”

This year we have specific categories – Media, Art & DT and coding. Each year the quality and range of entries continues to surprise us.

The Art & DT category was won by : St Peters Smithills Dean

Their prize: An education day for a class of children at our centre.

Here you can see year4s enjoying their Minecraft day the focus for the day was using Minecraft linked to their geography topic – Greater Manchester.