Teach ICT skills along the theme of "The Car Boot Sale". Covering:
Animated Banners (Flash)
Audio Clips (Audacity)
Databases (Access 2003 or 2007+)
E-Newsletter (Serif WebPlus)
Event Modelling - spreadsheets (Excel 2003 or 2007+)
File Management (Windows Explorer)
Logo (Inkscape - free)
PDF Creation (PDF Creator or similar - free)
Sources (Irfanview for quickly making thumbnails)
If you are missing any files, do let me know.
I created these some time ago when I worked in another school. Covers TB1: What can mobiles do, problems associated with mobile use, GPS, Kinds of Computer, Features of a computer, Socialising over the web , The Internet for Work, Internet Dangers, Digital Divide, TB2: Online shopping, trusting a web site (or not), privacy, online customer rights, setting up an account online, what makes a strong password, CAPTCHAs, paying online, online banking, fraud, personal data, creating a safe working environment, collaborative working, storing and backing up, working any time, anywhere.
PowerPoint which could be used to develop lessons in stop motion animation - covers four phases: research, preparation, production, publication. Gets students thinking about what makes a good stop motion animation. Includes links to interesting videos featuring those that work in the industry.
Monkey Jam is free stop motion animation software. Included is a one-page guide to using the program. Web cam required!
A lesson plan for a half-day session for adaptation.
**LATEST**: Online seating plan generator - paste lists from SIMS or similar, group/distribute students, show/hide sensitive data, upload/download plans etc. NB No student data is transferred to the internet, it is all local within your web browser.
Excel spreadsheet basic version
A test on databases - useful for end-of-unit.
Records, fields, key field, real-world example, data types, ascending/descending order, database query criteria, designing reports, verification & validation, security measures.
Describing the target audience and purpose of a project or intended project.
2 page worksheet explaining how one can define a target audience - with help from adverts from Kia and VW.
There is a spider diagram to help students to explain the purpose of a project too.
An assembly drama/ideas for songs suitable for a class to perform, maybe Years 5 - 7.
The assembly’s message is that you don’t have to be a superhero to be a hero.
I’ve a couple of other assembly skits available.
For copyright reasons, I cannot include the music, only the script and suggested music.
A compact booklet (designed to be printed as small as folded A4 into A5). Designed for 11-15 year olds to get them into programming Python. Some fun/interesting examples...
Saving & Running
Selection (I've been expecting you Mr Bond)
Keyboard essentials (short cuts)
Secret Message (IF selection,)
Forever loop: Iteration
For Loop (blast off!)
Who is this guy? (nested IF)
Introduction to Flowcharts
Random number guessing game
Ninja Python Turtle (for loop iteration)
Shhh, Caesar Cipher Function
Kim's Game (Variation) using a custom function and loading an external text file.