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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

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

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

Classification of Computers

Classification of Computers

This is a detail note that contains questions and answers. It is suitable for grade 10, 11 and 12 students. It covers all categories of computer classifications. Suitable for teachers note and reference as well as for students revision.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

Computer Science - Software Topic

Computer Science - Software Topic

Within this bundle is a lesson including ppt, lesson plan and activities on Hardware vs Software. The bundle also includes mind-maps to use as revision on Hardware, Software (and the categories associated), Generations of Languages. To accompany the language translator section of software is a set of resources for the differences between compilers and interpreters, with an accompanying mind-map summary.Overall a full set of resources to cover Differences between Hardware & Software, Categories of Software, Language Translators and how they work.

By dsmith00

Safety and Security

Safety and Security

This presentation covers physical safety issues and simple strategies for prevention, personal data confidentiality, e-safety-internet strategy, email, social media, hacking, bio-metric data, digital certificate, SSL, phishing, pharming, smishing- their protections, viruses, and more. Suitable for teaching KS4 IGCSE ICT.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

IGCSE ICT: Communication

IGCSE ICT: Communication

This presentation covers constraints that affect the use of email, group email, spam and its effects, internet usage-intranet, cloud technology, http(s), URL, ISP, FTP, blogs, wikis, social networking, internet search, reliability of information and more. Suitable for teaching KS4 IGCSE ICT.

By ohiolei_sunlaw

3. Python, Using Lists (KS3 + KS4 Friendly)

3. Python, Using Lists (KS3 + KS4 Friendly)

This lesson guides the students through Python Lists, it has challenges to test students knowledge and build upon their previous lessons (also available in shop). This will develop their skills in using lists and combining data together.

By msmarwaha

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

This is the ultimate Philosophy for Children (P4C) Pack: perfect for any teacher wishing to bring philosophy and critical thinking into their classroom.It contains 20 resources and includes:-An 8-Lesson P4C Course-Debate generating software-Philosophy Boxes Discussion Sessions-A P4C Display Pack-A host of other tools and templatesTeaching philosophy is my passion and this resource has been made by me over years of spreading the joy of philosophy to young minds. I hope you will help me bring philosophy into the lives of children around the world by using this resource .This product is suitable for any teacher (around the world) to bring P4C into their classroom. It provides enough resources for whole-school initiatives and may be of interest to those in leadership positions, or coordinating P4C/PSHE/SMSC/Ethics provisions.Its uses include:-Introducing philosophy and P4C-Boosting critical-thinking skills-Enhancing metacognitive ability-Practicing conversation and debate skillsFeel free to email me with any questions :)Adam,godwin86@gmail.com----------------------"Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success." - Swami Sivananda

By godwin86

Databases and Entity Relationships - Teacher Presentations

Databases and Entity Relationships - Teacher Presentations

A PowerPoint presentation which can be used by the teacher to teach their students about the purpose of a databases, entity relationship diagrams (with examples), and normalisation at KS5. Ideal for those studying A Level Computer ScienceLearning 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 understand the need for entity relationships and to be able to identify the need for normalisation.

By compteacheruk

GCSE Computer Science / Computing Topics Quiz Grids / Starter Tasks - 4 Topics

GCSE Computer Science / Computing Topics Quiz Grids / Starter Tasks - 4 Topics

Grids to be displayed on a whiteboard with 9 questions. Topics covered:Representing DataDatabasesNetworks & InternetProgrammingCan be used as a quiz or individual grids used as a starter to a lesson.I have used as a revision quiz and have included the answer grid PDF. I gave the students 30 seconds on each grid. Easy to adapt for future topics.

By moggga