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End of KS3 Computer Science assessment test

End of KS3 Computer Science assessment test

This test is ideal to use as an end of KS3 test which can either be used to provide a VERY APPROXIMATE predicted grade for GCSE (9-1) Computer Science or to help you decide which pupils you think will be suitable for selecting the subject at GCSE. Alternatively, it can be used as a baseline assessment at the start of year 10 or when a new pupil joins your school to help you find gaps in their knowledge. It covers the following areas: • Programming skills • Binary • Inside a computer (hardware and software) • Networks • Computers and the law There is a 7-page A4 PDF document containing the test to photocopy and give out to the pupils, a 4-page PDF document containing the mark scheme and a 1-page PDF document for the teacher giving guidance on how to administer the test and giving very approximate predicted grades for GCSE (9-1).
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GCSE Computer Studies Revision – Exam Question Practice and Exam Technique

GCSE Computer Studies Revision – Exam Question Practice and Exam Technique

This activity sheet allows students to practice exam questions. They will be given a question to answer or pick their own question to answer from an exam paper, revision book or any other appropriate revision resource and answer the question on the sheet. Once the question has been answered the students can self or peer mark the answer by looking up the answer on a mark scheme or revision source. Students can discuss with peers the answer and exam technique and correct any mistakes made. The activity sheet allows four questions to be answered on each side (print on both sides to save paper). The marking of the answers can be set as a peer or self assessment task or worked through with the teacher.
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Testing and Review Sheet

Testing and Review Sheet

A double sided / 2-page document that is used for testing and peer reviewing a product or item. The testing and review is general purpose and can be applied to most items that have been developed or created, including programs / software. Aimed mainly at KS3 students but can also be used with KS4 students and easily adaptable if required.
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One and Two Dimensional Arrays Knowledge Organiser GCSE OCR Computer Science J276

One and Two Dimensional Arrays Knowledge Organiser GCSE OCR Computer Science J276

My current year 11 students have been extremely positive about the Knowledge Organisers that I have created for their Computer Science revision (and students in previous years on the legacy spec). This resource covers one and two dimensional arrays, from the pseudocode for declaring them, terminology and python examples of using loops through arrays to search or amend data. This can be used with all abilities as it is good for revising the main points needed to be able to answer most exam questions about this topic. I have been using them alongside example exam questions so that the students can see that the information is in the knowledge organiser but they just need to apply it to the specific question. This covers the new J276 OCR specification for GCSE Computer Science. You can either buy this knowledge organiser on its own - or all eight are available for a slightly lower overall cost. Please do leave feedback if possible, I hope you find it useful.
Raych6000
Introduction to Python 3.5/6 Primary to O' Level Series Part 1

Introduction to Python 3.5/6 Primary to O' Level Series Part 1

This Bundle of Python 3.5/6 includes basics for Primary to O’ Level descriptive and practical instructions which includes as follows: Introduction to Python History Copyrights Maintenance Python Features Environment Setups Installation Methods for Windows, Mac, Linux/Unix Environment Variables Understanding and Running Python IDE Basics of Python Modes of Python (direct/interactive, scripting) Python IDEs Comments/Remarks Blank lines Note: Further contents will be added in Part 2 of Introduction to Python 3.5/6 Primary to O’ Level Series.
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