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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

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

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

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

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

Adobe Animate Lesson 2 - Flash Animation

Adobe Animate Lesson 2 - Flash Animation

Learners develop their understanding of the Animate interface. Working with shapes learners create a simple animation.Adobe Animate lesson 2 with lesson plan and comprehensive worksheet detailing core functions of the software. The concept of keyframes is developed in this lesson, automation and graphic objects. This session provides foundational skills in animation and the Animate Software. These worksheets could also be tailored for use with previous versions such as Adobe Flash.Typical lesson time: 1.5 hours

By ibrahimwild99

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

Training Needs Analysis - Microsoft Excel

Training Needs Analysis - Microsoft Excel

When planning computer training it is essential to have an idea of the skill level of participants. You can hand out or email this form to learners before or during a session. They simply fill it out and return it. The spreadsheet provided allows you to summarise the information.You can then use the information to split up groups into appropriate skill levels or just for general content planning for the session.

By biowriterab

GCSE Computing Revision Sheets

GCSE Computing Revision Sheets

Revision sheets that follow the basis of OCR syllabus, but can be used with any syllabus that follow the same topics. Topic included are:- Computer Systems- Computing Hardware- Binary Logic- Software- Data Representation- Number Conversions- Databases- Computer Networks- Programming

By mro2013

GCSE Computer Science - Revision Checklist

GCSE Computer Science - Revision Checklist

An ideal resource for those students currently preparing for their GCSE Computer Science exam. It covers all the theory that they must learn, including:HardwareDatabasesAlgorithms and ProgrammingSoftwareData RepresentationNetworking

By compteacheruk

Training Needs Analysis forms for use in Computer Training

Training Needs Analysis forms for use in Computer Training

These forms cover Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook as well as a basic users form. When planning computer training it is essential to have an idea of the skill level of participants. You can hand out or email these forms to learners before or during a session. They simply fill them out and return them. You can then use the information to split up groups into appropriate skill levels or just for general content planning for the session.I have also included a Feedback form that can be used to hand out after the session. They are in Word format so that you can easily remove or add any of the skills.I have used these for corporate groups and community groups successfully.

By biowriterab

Step by Step Guide to Using Microsoft Publisher

Step by Step Guide to Using Microsoft Publisher

This is a training manual that can be used to teach yourself or others how to use Microsoft Publisher. It is a step by step guide with lots of graphics.There is also a keyboard shortcuts document that can be printed out for ease of use.

By biowriterab

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Bryce 3D - Lesson 5 - Lights and Incorporating 2D Images

Bryce 3D - Lesson 5 - Lights and Incorporating 2D Images

This resource is the fifth lesson in the Bryce 3D series and looks at the creation and editing of lights and the incorporation of 2D images as objects and as materials. See also by this author. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs

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3D Landscape Creation Using Bryce 3D

3D Landscape Creation Using Bryce 3D

Bryce 3D is sometimes free and always inexpensive, considering its versatility, 3D landscape creation software. The five lessons in this bundle constitute a complete beginner's course in the use of the software. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs

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Bryce 3D - Lesson 2 - Moving and Resizing Objects and Rendering

Bryce 3D - Lesson 2 - Moving and Resizing Objects and Rendering

This resource is the second lesson in the Bryce 3D series and looks at the processes of moving and resizing objects in a 3D environment and rendering a still image. See also by this author. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs

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Bryce 3D - Lesson 1 - An Introduction to 3D Landscape Creation

Bryce 3D - Lesson 1 - An Introduction to 3D Landscape Creation

Bryce 3D is sometimes free and always inexpensive, considering its versatility, 3D landscape creation software. This resource introduces students to the software and its use through practical exploration. See also by this author. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs

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Bryce 3D - Lesson 3 - Terrains and Creating 3D Text

Bryce 3D - Lesson 3 - Terrains and Creating 3D Text

This resource is the third lesson in the Bryce 3D series and looks at the process of creating and editing terrains, including creating 3D text using the terrain editor. See also by this author. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs

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Bryce 3D - Lesson 4 - Trees and Sky and Fog

Bryce 3D - Lesson 4 - Trees and Sky and Fog

This resource is the fourth lesson in the Bryce 3D series and looks at the creation and editing of tree forms and atmospheric elements . See also by this author. Designed for use with junior high school art and technology, and HSC Multimedia students, the print ready instructions are suitable as handouts for self paced learning or as a teacher resource for more formal instruction. Although created using the free version 5 of the software the instructions are compatible with later versions.

By kellyocs