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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

Primary School Safety Smart (E-Safety 8 Lessons)

Primary School Safety Smart (E-Safety 8 Lessons)

This Unit is an introduction to Safety Smart (E-Safety). Students also use and practise skills in PowerPoint to evidence their learning. Unit contains lesson presentations, starter tasks and videos for students to watch and discuss the dangers of E-Safety and how to prevent any risks.OVERVIEW OF THE UNIT:Lesson One: Introduction to Safety Smart and general rulesLesson Two: Basic features and tools of Microsoft PowerPoint, continue with safety smart risks and solutions using videos and keywords.Lesson Three: Basic and advanced features and tools of Microsoft PowerPoint, continue with safety smart risks and solutions using videos and keywords.Lesson Four: Understand the risks and solutions of cyber bullying Lesson Five: Understand the risks and solutions predators onlineLesson Six: Understand the risks and solutions of social networkingLesson Seven: Understand what malware means and understand what a virus and worm isLesson Eight: Understand what spam and phishing is

By samoliver368

Photoshop Essential Bundle

Photoshop Essential Bundle

8 complete lessons covering the Photoshop Essentials. Covering Selection and compositing these lessons are fun and simple with great results. The handouts for these lessons are learner focused with explanatory notes for each phase. Each session comes with lesson plan and source materials.

By ibrahimwild99

Magazine Cover Art - Adobe Photoshop Complete Lesson (Graphics, Art, Photography)

Magazine Cover Art - Adobe Photoshop Complete Lesson (Graphics, Art, Photography)

Learners create a Magazine cover using the worksheet and source materials provided. The are encouraged to be creative with text and attempt to fulfil the task to a reasonably professional level.This session is a continuation of the hair cut out tutorial using channels however it can be used as a standalone session with the source material included. Typical Lesson time: 1:5 HoursLesson appropriate for the delivery of basic and essential Photoshop skills.

By ibrahimwild99

Selection and Hair Using Channels - Adobe Photoshop Masterclass

Selection and Hair Using Channels - Adobe Photoshop Masterclass

This lesson demonstrates the essential Photoshop skill of creating a selection by using channels. Whilst Photoshop has many tools to create quick selections it is not always appropriate to use them for refined images containing complex selections. In this lesson, Learners will work with channels to create a selection and refine it to a professional standard.Typical Duration: 1:5 hoursExtensive Lesson Handout documenting process, Lesson Plan and Source Material• Use a channel to create a selection• Turn a selection into a layer mask• Invert a layer mask• Edit a layer mask directly• Use the clone stamp with a clipping mask to define edges

By ibrahimwild99

Create Your Own Queen - Computing activity for KS1

Create Your Own Queen - Computing activity for KS1

Create your own Queen in this Computing PowerPoint activity for KS1. Teach your children how to insert, resize and rotate shapes in addition to changing their outline colour and fill coulr. Use the premade shape templates to help you and then drag and drop the shapes to create the picture of the Queen.

By martinjgoulden

GUIDE - How to create an Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 (3D printer friendly)

GUIDE - How to create an Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 (3D printer friendly)

Create a 3D Anglo-Saxon house in Sketchup 8 with this 24 page step-by-step, picture guide. Perfect for those with very little experience in 3D modelling or using Sketchup and has been designed to be 3D printer ready. If you are looking to get into 3D printing in your school, please feel free to contact me and I'll point you in the right direction. *Sketchup is free to download and can be easily installed by network administrators.

By martinjgoulden

Creating and Editing Headers and Footers in Microsoft Word

Creating and Editing Headers and Footers in Microsoft Word

This training manual lists all the steps required to create, edit and delete headers and footers in Microsoft Word. It is set out step by step with lots of graphics to make it easy to follow. Essential skills if you are working with documents that are over 2 pages long.I have included both a Word and pdf document for editing and printing as required.

By biowriterab

iPad for Work Step by Step Training manual

iPad for Work Step by Step Training manual

This training course was created for users to get started with the iPad at work. Step by step easy guide with lots of graphics.The learning objectives are below: Become familiar with using the Calendar App to make scheduling appointments easier Comfortable with using the Reminders app Able to evaluate and download apps in relation to your work Able to set up and use Dropbox to share files and photos between your PC and iPad Familiar with apps to use with Microsoft Office Able to view and navigate Powerpoint Presentations on the iPad Able to work with PDF files and iBooks

By biowriterab

Ipad App Criteria Form and App Exchange Sheet for early education teachers

Ipad App Criteria Form and App Exchange Sheet for early education teachers

These two forms are useful to make informed decisions about the apps that will be downloaded onto iPad for children's use. A set criteria is used to ensure that the apps will be educational, within budget, relevant and useful. There is such a wide variety of apps to choose from that a process like this should be in place whenever staff wish to recommend and / or suggest apps for early learning centers or primary schools. I have left this in word format so that the forms can be edited if necessary.

By biowriterab

Flowol

Flowol

This is a paper based assessment I created to test pupils at the end of studying the Flowol unit.Answers are also provided and this is very good in suppoting learning for computer science. Resource is suitable for KS3.

By dez_724

IGCSE - Presentation

IGCSE - Presentation

Paper 2: Presentation Skills involved: - Import outline- master slides elements - Theory answering in slides - Transition - Printing configurationProvided with marking scheme

By rebeccagyz

GCSE Computing OCR spec bundle

GCSE Computing OCR spec bundle

5 x revision worksheets + 1 Starter activity sheetLogic GatesTechnical Terminology (Wide range of topic areas)SoftwareNetworksDatabases

By moggga

40 ICT Computing Starter Activities GCSE or KS3 Keyword Starters Wordsearch Crossword Homework Cover

40 ICT Computing Starter Activities GCSE or KS3 Keyword Starters Wordsearch Crossword Homework Cover

40 starter-style keyword activities. Covering 10 themes with four starters for each theme (40 in total), Starters are Wordsearches, Crosswords, Anagrams and Alphabet Brainstorm Analysers. Themes are:1. ICT Systems2. Hardware3. Software4. Data & Databases5. Networks6. Measurement & Control7. Modelling & Simulation8. Legal Framework9. Risks & Implications of ICT10. Industrial & Commerical Applications. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen.

By mikedean

Kodu - Ready Made Games!

Kodu - Ready Made Games!

A collection of 6 levels built on Kodu for you to share and use with your class. Perfect for those new to the software who need some examples to share with their pupils. Feel free to change and adapt them, or use them to get the kids started with Kodu. Using these will allow the students to play the games, and then examine how they have been built and what programming has been used. Please share and review!Any help with these please contact me @AlwaysComputing on twitter.

By matthew_1987

Fake News Computing lesson for KS3

Fake News Computing lesson for KS3

Designed for KS3 but can be easily adjusted for KS4 groups.Contains worksheet, presentation, mini-quiz, activities and more!The OECD announced that schools should teach people how to identify fake news. This computing lesson resource does just that.

By studeapps

IGCSE ICT Revision. Unit 2: Input and Output devices

IGCSE ICT Revision. Unit 2: Input and Output devices

This section covers the second unit of the IGCSE ICT syllabus. Subtopics discussed here are: 2.1 input devices and their uses 2.2 direct data entry and associated devices 2.3 output devices and their usesSample past year questions are added after each section to give students a better understanding of type of the questions.

By abdullah_sakman

IGCSE ICT: Types and components of computer systems with sample questions

IGCSE ICT: Types and components of computer systems with sample questions

This document is designed to help you with your revision for IGCSE ICT theory paper also known as Paper 1. This document covers the first unit in the ICT syllabus; types and components of computer systems. There are five small sections inside, these are: 1.1 hardware and software 1.2 the main components of computer systems 1.3 operating systems 1.4 types of computer 1.5 impact of emerging technologies.After each section sample past year questions are shared to help students understand the types of questions asked.This document can be very useful for final year students who are doing their revisions and students who are new to syllabus and would like to get more idea about types of questions for each topic.

By abdullah_sakman

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Three lessons on flash animation

Three lessons on flash animation

Three lessons to show how to make an animation, using different skills. Onion skinning and motion tween, as well as an early analysis of different animations.Workbook included to put their work into, using print screens

By darkmasteruk87

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*** KS3 Full Unit *** 3d Printing & Google Sketchup Pro

*** KS3 Full Unit *** 3d Printing & Google Sketchup Pro

In the pack you will find a full SOW of lessons for google sketchup. Tried and tested at KS3, these lessons introduce students to 3d printing the developing designs through google sketchup! All lessons complete with tasks, save yourself some hassle!

By msmarwaha

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1. Introduction to 3d Printing & Google SketchUp

1. Introduction to 3d Printing & Google SketchUp

A introduction to 3d printing and Google SketchUp, which was used as part of our 3d printing topic with keystage 3. It requires the students to look into the ways in which 3d printing works as well as introducing them to Google SketchupAlso included is a worksheet to remind students of the tools in SketchUp***The whole unit is also available in my shop! Grab a bargain! and decrease your planning time!***

By msmarwaha

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2. Google Sketchup Skills Development

2. Google Sketchup Skills Development

This is the second lesson on Google Sketchup, it introduces the students to new skills that can be used as part of their designing process.Also included is a worksheet to assist in using the previous tools.***The whole unit is also available in my shop! Grab a bargain! and decrease your planning time!***

By msmarwaha

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4. Google Sketchup Developing A Product

4. Google Sketchup Developing A Product

As part of the 3D Printing module students are tasked with creating a product, this lesson takes them through the process of developing their product***The whole unit is also available in my shop! Grab a bargain! and decrease your planning time!***

By msmarwaha