Using MS Paint

To access MS Paint, you will need a desktop or laptop computer

If you are using a tablet, such as iPad, then you can use an online drawing tool such as Doodle Pad on Digipuzzle. However, to get the best out of Computing / ICT, it is best to use a proper computer.

Learning Objective

Using shapes and fill colour to create drawings

Using the mouse and / or touch screen computer to make drawings

Learning Outcome

Draw one or more of the following

A house

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A robot

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A flower

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A landscape

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The Big Picture

What have we done? We have used an online graphics tool and made some simple drawings (flags). We used a pencil tool and fill with colour

What are we doing? We are using on offline tool, MS Paint, and using the shape tool.

Where are we going? We will be using a variety of different tools for drawing, including using an animator

Note : If you start a drawing, but you want to start again, go to File > New

Don’t Save

Useful tools on MS Paint



Fill with Colour


Add writing (Text)

Success Criteria

  1. I can use the shapes and line tool
  2. I can use the fill with colour tool to paint
  3. I can put the shapes together to make a drawing
  4. My drawings are coloured
  5. I have used some text
  6. I can explore MS Paint on my own and find extra things I can do

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