Act eSafe

Act eSafe encourages students to develop lifelong online safety practices. The animation covers the essentials of online safety as well as safe and ethical use of technology. It is a great clip to watch together as a family and there are some good tips for both parents and children.

Act eSafe aligns with the Australian Curriculum, including Information and Communication Technology (ICT) capability—applying social and ethical protocols and practices when using ICT, Personal and Social Capability and Health and Physical Education key learning area. This video has been produced by the Office of the eSafety Commissioner which has fantastic resources on internet safety for parents.

Ted Talk by 12 year old iPhone app Developer Thomas Suarez! View apps created by our kids in Year 5 and 6.

Most 12-year-olds love playing videogames — but Thomas Suarez taught himself how to create them. After developing iPhone apps like “Bustin Jeiber,” a whack-a-mole game, he is now using his skills to help other kids become developers.

Students in Years 5 and 6 at Mount Martha Primary School are starting to learn how to code simple apps using Javascript. You can click the links in the Padlets below to have a look at their coding.

Year 6 Apps

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Year 5 Apps

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