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What's New - February 2009

26/02/09

Added a booklet for KS3 which can be used alongside a sow on internet safety. Kindly contributed by Bob Walker.

23/02/09

Added a booklet for OCR Nationals Unit 20, OraBrite project. Kindly contributed by Gavin McIntyre, Sarah MacDermott and Ed Mueller.

22/02/09

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Virtual healthcare pods

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Among the fields of technologies

Added an updated marksheet for the year 8 project, 'information, validity, reliability and bias'

21/02/09

Added the weekly interactive ICT news quiz for w/c 16/02/09. Also added a downloadable PDF version to the ICT news blog.

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Hackers target Xbox Live players

20/02/09

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Ryanair allows mobile phone use

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Spreading the message through viral advertising

 

19/02/09

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: £10.5m to cut 999 response times

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Online networking 'harms health'

18/02/09

Added the a complete assignment for OCR Nationals, Unit 23. Kindly contributed by Alan Scragg.

 

Added the following resources for OCR Nationals, Unit 20. All kindly contributed by Gavin McIntyre.

Unit 20: Task sheet

Unit 20: Project aims, themes

Unit 20: Animation review examples

Unit 20: Animation review

Unit 20: My OraBrite animation proposal

Unit 20: OraBrite storyboards

Unit 20: OraBrite storyboard template

Unit 20: OraBrite storyline characters

Unit 20: My oraBrite animation story

Unit 20: Character design

Unit 20: OraByte evidence

Unit 20: My animation evidence

Unit 20: OraBrite testing

Unit 20: OraBrite build evaluation

17/02/09

Added a new Hot Topic for student discussion based on the question of whether we will ever become a cashless socity.

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Video phone call for the deaf

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Universal charger for phones plan

 

16/02/09

Added a new ICT competition for Feb/March 2009

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Supermarket of the future

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Pirate Bay file-share case starts

 

15/02/09

Added the weekly interactive ICT news quiz for w/c 09/02/09. Also added a downloadable PDF version to the ICT news blog.

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Police 'head cams' cut workload

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Italy police warn of Skype threat

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: NHS boss attacks e-records system

14/02/09

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Simulation targets early cosmos

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Employees, not hackers, cause most corporate data loss

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Fresh start for lost file formats

13/02/09

Added a student checklist for OCR Nationals Unit 2 - kindly contributed by Vicki Nuttall

Added a student checklist for OCR Nationals Unit 8 - kindly contributed by Vicki Nuttall

09/02/09

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Alarm sounded over wi-fi networks

08/02/09

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Gone Phishing

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Artificial hands for 3-year-old

07/02/09

Added the weekly interactive ICT news quiz for w/c 02/02/09. Also added a downloadable PDF version to the ICT news blog.

06/02/09

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Children taught in Second Life

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Fire drill simulator

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Parking ticket leads to a virus

 

05/02/09

Added a complete SoW for OCR Nationals Unit 2 for pass/merit - all kindly contributed by Jeanette Dix.

The scheme includes all resources needed including the assignment scenario, assessment sheets, example web, all documents, worksheets and resources to cover AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4, AO5 and AO6.

The resources are comprehensive and of extremely high quality.

 

04/02/09

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: How biometrics could change security

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Force on Facebook

Added a video case study to the ICT news blog: Microsoft's virtual storage centre

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: India to unveil low cost laptop

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Snow strains technology networks

Added a news story review to the ICT news blog with suggestions for use in class: Mobiles connect across the waves

 

03/02/09

Added a brand new 5 week scheme of work for year 7 based on using Audacity. The SoW comes complete with all lesson plans, mark sheet, student self-assessment sheet and many sound files.

 

02/02/09

Added a new section to the site for Functional Skills.

Added a comprehensive database task to support the Functional Skills course for AQA. Includes ppt with lesson objectives, starters and plenaries as well as tasks

Added a supporting spreadsheet to be used with above ppt

Added a self assessment document for students to identify whether they have learned the required skills.

All kindly contributed by Paul Hepworth from King Edward VII, Melton Mowbray.

01/02/09

The weekly ICT in the news quiz has been restarted - sorry for the long gap since the last one. You can find the latest one in the 'news' section.

 

Added an excellent spreadsheet to enable you to track your students' progress for each lesson throughout KS3. Kindly contributed by Sabeena Kauser.

 

Added the following low ability resources for OCR Nationals, Unit 1, assessment objective 6 pass tasks. All kindly contributed by Tracy Blanchard.

Task1.ppt

Task2.ppt

Task3.ppt

Task4.ppt

Task5.ppt

 

Added a guide to starting off with Access 2007 and also an updated version of one of the Key Skills data handling tasks that were originally produced by us, again for Office 2007. Both resources kindly contributed by S.Corbishley.

 

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