Python Efficiency Bundle

Python Efficiency Bundle

A follow-on unit to Python Basics. Introducing procedures and functions for more efficient code. Procedures & Functions Using menus (selection) Adding to and reading from file. Importing modules Using lists Using SQL to search for data
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NEW BTEC Tech Award in Digital  Tools and Technologies - Personalised Learning Checklists

NEW BTEC Tech Award in Digital Tools and Technologies - Personalised Learning Checklists

Supporting the NEW EdExcel BTEC Tech Award (Formerly known as BTEC Tech Award in IT) BTEC Tech Award in Digital Technologies and Tools Personalised Learning Checklists for Component 1, Component 2 and Component 3. Keep a record of student progress against the new syllabus content (1 - Grasped concept, 2 - need to revise, 3 - Did not understand (complete revisit). Ideal for completing after interim assessment, and will allow easy identification of areas for further teaching and intervention.
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GCSE Computer 9-1 Wired Networks

GCSE Computer 9-1 Wired Networks

Revision resource on Networks Golden nuggets of information to revision. Flash cards for cutting out and using as prompts for paired discussion, e.g. one sees the keyword, the other sees the definition .
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GCSE Computer Science 9-1 Networks Audio Recordings

GCSE Computer Science 9-1 Networks Audio Recordings

GCSE Computer Science/BTEC ICT/BTEC DTT Audio recordings to use at the start of Computing lessons as students are logging on. Linked directly to GCSE Computer Science: Types of Network Client-Server and Peer-to-Peer LAN Hardware IP and MAC addressing VPN and Cloud Computing
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GCSE Computer 9-1 1.4 Wired & Wireless Networks

GCSE Computer 9-1 1.4 Wired & Wireless Networks

Teach the theory - check student understanding with GCSE Computer Science 9-1 Knowledge Build Cards. In this set: LANs and WANs, Client-Server/Peer-to-Peer, Network Performance, LAN hardware, The Internet, VPNs and Cloud Computing. Comprehension Exercise with differentiated questions. Star challenge - exam question (solution provided on second slide)
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BTEC Tech Award in Digital Tools & Technologies (IT)

BTEC Tech Award in Digital Tools & Technologies (IT)

EdExcel Tech Award - Knowledge Build Cards Component 1, 2 & 3 Building resource as I trial teaching the new Tech Award with my Year 9 class. Comprehension exercise - introduces keywords and uses them in context, then asks differences questions to check understanding. Extension tasks included using internet research to extend learning provided in the knowledge build card.
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BTEC First Award in Music PLCs

BTEC First Award in Music PLCs

EdExcel BTEC First Award in Music Personal Learning Checklist for the BTEC First Award in Music. RAG rates students against the PLCs for each unit of the syllabus. Monitor progress on completion of assessment objectives.
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GCSE Computer Science 9-1

GCSE Computer Science 9-1

Student workbook (and teacher solution to exam style questions) 1.4 Wired & Wireless Networks Memory jogger - 'trigger words' Student task Key links to further revision OCR exam-style questions 1.5 Topologies & Protocols to follow soon.
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Key Stage 2 Computing Curriculum - Introduction to Scratch

Key Stage 2 Computing Curriculum - Introduction to Scratch

Document linking Key Stage 2 computing curriculum requirements with units of work. Scratch introductory lesson written by Key Stage 3/4 teacher for local primary school struggling with the new computing curriculum terminology. Teaching the lessons over the Autumn term 2017, so more lessons will be added as created. I use Scratch offline editor, but this could be done on the online version too.
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BTEC ICT Unit 1 LA.B Knowledge Build Cards

BTEC ICT Unit 1 LA.B Knowledge Build Cards

BTEC First Award in ICT Learning Aim B: Understand what the internet is, how it works, and how it is structured Comprehension exercises. Differentiated questions. Learn/revise for the November exam with these. More to follow for this resource as created.
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BTEC ICT - Data Transmission Modes & Methods Fact Cards

BTEC ICT - Data Transmission Modes & Methods Fact Cards

BTEC ICT - Unit 1 Online World Learning Aim B - Data Exchange: Transmission Modes & Methods. Transmission Modes Wired Transmission Method Wireless Transmission Method Cut these ‘Remember This’ facts out. Issue to students in the first lesson of the week (stick into learning journal/homework diary). Students to learn their fact. In the final lesson of the week, at the end of the lesson, students share their fact with peers in a ‘speed dating’ method. Once ‘Remember This’ facts are issued they are then added to the ‘Remember This Wall’ outside the classroom.
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BTEC ICT Year 11 Mock Exam

BTEC ICT Year 11 Mock Exam

Written: Online World (LA.A) Practical: Unit 6 Graphics - Task 3 As the Year 10 become Year 11, I need to give them a mock exam. This tests their knowledge of Unit 1, and provides more coursework evidence for Unit 6 Digital Graphics. Solution to the Unit 1 mock exam now uploaded!
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Year 7 Computing Induction Activity

Year 7 Computing Induction Activity

Introduce students to Year 7 Computing with Kodu. Develop/assess mouse control. Develop/Assess programming skills. Develop/Assess creativity. Bring competition into the class from the outset. A simple challenge to see where the students are at the start of Key Stage 3, and to show them the Computing is fun.
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End of Term Computing Fun!

End of Term Computing Fun!

Suitable for Key Stage 2 ,3 or 4. End of term activity for Computing lessons. Develop a game in Kodu based on a design brief from an 8 year old. Encourages exploration and enquiry whilst developing programming skills and mouse control. Download program for free at: www.kodugamelab.com
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GCSE Computer Science 9-1 Data Representation Workbook

GCSE Computer Science 9-1 Data Representation Workbook

Data Representation - Numbers This resource includes the student workbook and the teacher solution showing workings, using my SPI model: Scaffold, Prompt, Independent. * Challenge 1 - 6 Scaffold * Challenge 7 - 8 Prompts * Challenge 9 - 10 Independent Each challenge comprises of: 1. Binary to denary 2. Binary to hexadecimal 3. Denary to binary 4. Hexadecimal to binary 5. Hexadecimal to denary 6. Denary to hexadecimal 7. Binary addition. Students will use this workbook as their 'starter activity' in the Autumn term, as their computers are loading - using 'waiting time' productively to get them converting numbers.
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