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18 ICT/Computing Theory Lessons & Homework Booklets

18 ICT/Computing Theory Lessons & Homework Booklets

When these booklets are printed you have 8 theory lessons primarily based on the BBC Bitesize website.Follow the bitesize online pages and activities and complete the task sheets. Homework can be completed on the homework booklet.They have been designed to be used without computers and there are enough lessons for 1 every 2 weeks.Hope they are useful

By anthellison

Edexcel ICT GCSE  - Unit 1 Extended Answers Help

Edexcel ICT GCSE - Unit 1 Extended Answers Help

These past exam questions formatted in writing frames will help students answer 6 mark questions. Hopefully gets the pupils thinking about the structure as well as the number of points that need to be made. Created for Unit 1 - Living in a digital world

By anthellison

Operating System

Operating System

For those who is doing computer science or just want to know a-bit more about the computer you are using, this power point gives you information on the operating system and it's range of function. This power point goes through the individual functions of the operating system and especially goes in-depth into the variety of user interfaces available, ranging form GUI to CLI and many more. Information on peripheral management and memory management is also included in this power point and so this should very useful when revising. The information on this may also be used to teach a lesson if so desired.

By revision_4_u

Dragon Quest Adventure KS2 Maths Problem Solving

Dragon Quest Adventure KS2 Maths Problem Solving

A Powerpoint adventure using mathematical problems. I used this in Computing lessons as an example for the Y6s to create their own adventure type game and plan a sequence. The maths content is not aimed at UKS2.

By Justyw

Databases and SQL - Revision Worksheet

Databases and SQL - Revision Worksheet

A revision worksheet for those students preparing for their GCSE Computer Science exam. They follow SQL statements to determine which football teams would appear in the results (suitable for those studying A Level as well). On the reverse side they must research a series of database related keywords and complete some activities. Learning Objectives1) To have a better understanding of the purpose of a database and to be able to explain some of the related key terms. 2) To be able to use SQL effectively within a database to locate specific data.

By compteacheruk

GCSE and A Level Computer Science Posters

GCSE and A Level Computer Science Posters

A collection of excellent posters for GCSE and A Level Computer Science. The following posters are included in the bundle:1) Networking Keywords2) TCP/IP Protocol Stack3) Units of Storage4) Utility Programs

By compteacheruk

Secondary Storage Devices - Revision Worksheet

Secondary Storage Devices - Revision Worksheet

A revision worksheet for those students preparing for their GCSE Computer Science exam. They are asked a series of questions that focus on optical, magnetic, and solid state storage devices. One task requires that they label the different components of a hard drive. Also suitable for A-Level students.Learning Objectives1) To understand the purpose of secondary storage and to be able to identify examples of such devices.2) To be able to identify the advantages and disadvantages of magnetic, solid state, and optical storage devices.

By compteacheruk

Physical Education AQA new A-level - the role of technology in sport - summary sheet templates

Physical Education AQA new A-level - the role of technology in sport - summary sheet templates

This complete booklet/pack of blank revision templates focused on unit 3.1.7 of AS and A-level Physical Education content, covered in book 1 - Hodder Education. Summary sheets provide allocated space to make notes on key processes, equations, important keywords and definitions as well as relevant diagrams to aid learning and understanding. The text boxes on each sheet are specific to the level of content required for each area and are laid out in a way to ensure revision is organized and clear to read. Key sub-headings provide guidance for relevant information required for the topic, however, are flexible to allow students to adapt writing styles to suit their preference, either bullet pointing information inside the boxes or writing in continuous prose. This document covers the content required for AQA AS Physical Education (7581) for first examination in 2017 and year 1 of AQA A-level Physical Education (7582) for examination in 2018. Revision sheets may be applicable to other examination boards including Pearson Edexcel, WJEC, CCEA and OCR.

By ebrook_

Worksheet_Operating System

Worksheet_Operating System

This worksheet is a special one in that it requires the entire class participate. There are FIVE activities in all. Students respond to the projected task either orally or written down. Suitable for IGCSE / GCSE ICT students. This worksheet is designed according to the Operating System presentation designed by me. You may access that as well.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

The operating System

The operating System

This presentation covers operating system types, interface- GUI and CLI, their differences, assessment questions and mark scheme. Suitable for teaching KS4 IGCSE ICT. You can also access the worksheet designed according to this presentation by searching for worksheet_operating system.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

Hardware and Software

Hardware and Software

This presentation is designed according to the content below:defne hardware as consisting of physical components of a computer system• identify internal hardware devices (e.g. processor, motherboards, random access memory (RAM),read-only memory (ROM), video cards, sound cards and internal hard disk drives)• identify external hardware devices and peripherals (such as monitors, keyboards, mice,keyboards, printers as input and output devices and external storage devices in general)• defne software as programs for controlling the operation of a computer or processing ofelectronic data• identify the two types of software – applications software and system software• defne applications software (e.g. word processing, spreadsheet, database management systems,control software, measuring software, applets and apps, photo-editing software, video-editingsoftware, graphics manipulation software)• defne system software (e.g. compilers, linkers, device drivers, operating systems and utilities)

By ohiolei_sunlaw

Hardware Worksheet

Hardware Worksheet

This worksheet assesses students ability to identify by name and classification input, output and storage devices. It is very suitable for both worksheet and activity sheet. Suitable for KS3 as well as KS4.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

The Effects of using ICT Worksheet

The Effects of using ICT Worksheet

This worksheet is a detailed 3 pages worksheet with mark scheme that covers the igcse ICT topic on effect of using ICT. It covers the effect of using IT on employment, work pattern, microprocessor controlled devices, their effect both positive and negative, health effect on prolong use of IT and their respective prevention methods. Suitable for assessment sheets as well. You can also get the accompanied presentation authored by me.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

Little Man Computer Introduction

Little Man Computer Introduction

A basic introduction to how the Little Man Computer works. This is intended to be used with OCR GCSE Computing for Unit A452 - Practical investigation. The links on the VLE are simply ones from the website referenced in the controlled assessment guidance: http://www.atkinson.yorku.ca/~sychen/research/LMC/LMCHome.html

By tjra

Python Functions Assessment (Hard)

Python Functions Assessment (Hard)

These assessments have been used with Yr9 and 10 Computer Science students. We were a little surprised at how hard most of them found the tasks with only a couple managing to complete them all themselves during the test. Could be used altogether or individually and some could be used as challenging extensions. Provided are:Example Questions10 QuestionsBonus QuestionPossible Answers/Solutions to all tasksTest cases that can be used with Repl.it therefore automatically marking

By hstayte

Representing Numbers in Binary and Hexadecimal - Revision Worksheet

Representing Numbers in Binary and Hexadecimal - Revision Worksheet

A revision worksheet which can be used by students to revise how numbers are represented by a binary and hexadecimal. Suitable for KS4 and KS5 students studying GCSE and A Level Computer Science.Learning Objectives1) To understand how binary can be used to represent numbers within a computer.2) To be able to convert denary to binary and vice versa. 3) To be able to convert a representation of binary into hexadecimal.

By compteacheruk

The Effects of using IT

The Effects of using IT

This presentation is suitable for Year 10 and 11 students. It is a step by step presentation that covers the entire content of the EFFECTS OF USING IT according to the IGCSE ICT syllabus. With this resource, teachers don't have to worry on how to teach the topic.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

Revision Lesson - Computer Science

Revision Lesson - Computer Science

Included in the zip file are a variety of activities to use to turn your classroom into a number of revision stations for different topics. Students move around in pairs around 7 different stations in which they complete the activity at each station. e.g. Back-Back - exam questions on hardware devices RFID/Digital Camera/Flat bed scanner... Boolean Algebra o's and x's.... categorise for the laws of computing... Exam Question based on compilers and interpreters with mark scheme... play dough task with key words relating to the internet/system busses/how a hard disk drive works.. and many more.This is designed for A-Level Computer Science specifically AQA but does not cover every topic.

By dsmith00

Mind map - Software

Mind map - Software

Mind map including key terms relating to bespoke, systems, application software complete with examples e.g. of utilities.

By dsmith00