Digital Technologies at JHPS

Developing 21st Century Skills

At John Henry Primary School, Digital Technologies is at the forefront of our pedagogical approach. Students develop 21st century capabilities through the inclusion of technology in all curriculum areas. With a strong focus on personalised learning, collaboration and the global readiness of every student to succeed in their future work and life. 

All students learn to use technology effectively and appropriately to access, problem-solve and to create and communicate information and ideas. 

Digital Technologies at John Henry Primary School include:

  • BYOD program – Years 5-6
  • iPad program – Foundation – Year 4
  • Interactive or SMART televisions
  • Google Classroom in Years 4-6
  • Integration of Seesaw in Foundation – Year 3
  • Apple TV – Ability to cast or mirror a device to the television
  • Robotics
  • Drones
  • VR Technology

Digitech Specialist Subject (See ‘Specialist Subjects’ for more information).

  • LEGO Robotics – EV3 Mindstorm
  • Robotics – Bluebots, Beebots, Ozobots, Edison Robot, Sphero, Dash & Dot
  • MakeyMakey
  • Minecraft Education
  • 3D Printing
  • Lenovo Thinkpads
  • iPads
  • STEAM equipment