Join our RSS feed

Subscribe to our RSS feed for the latest updates to the site.

What's New - November 2006

30/11/06

Added 3 more jokes to the 'giggle zone'

Added news story link, 'Virtual pals soar in importance'

Added news story link, 'A quick tour around Windows Vista'

 

29/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Access showing how to apply a filter

Added a new video tutorial for Access showing how to sort data in a table

Added news story link, 'virtual pals soar in importance'

 

28/11/06

Added 6 more jokes to the 'giggle zone'

Added news story link, 'First call on new phone network'

 

27/11/06

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on methods of data capture - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on the hardware and software needed for LANs and WANs - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added news story link, 'UN warning on e-waste mountain'

Added news story link, 'Snow leopard fitted with GPS tag'

Added news story link, 'Online video eroding TV viewing'

Added news story link, 'Future of TV: new technologies'

Added news story link, 'Web censorship bypass unveiled'

Added news story link, 'Musical copyright terms to stay'

 

26/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Excel showing how to use Goal Seek

25/11/06

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on the impact of external change in an organisation - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on the management of change in an organisation - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on consultation, participation and communication when managing change - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on standards for quality and reliability in Information Systems - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a new weekly poll to ask students whether they sneak onto the internet during lessons when they should be working.

24/11/06

Added a video tutorial for Access to show how to create a sub form

Added a video tutorial for Access to show how to create a switchboard

Added a video tutorial for Access to show how to set a switchboard to be the opening screen

Added 7 new jokes to the Giggle Zone

Added news story link, 'Smart homes a reality in S. Korea'

 

23/11/06

Added 5 new jokes to the Giggle Zone

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on hardware, software and standardisation - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on protocols - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on Management Information Systems - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on Human Computer Interface - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a PPT for AS/A2 on implementing computer based information systems- kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a doc. for AS/A2 on CBIS - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a doc. for AS/A2 on implications of ICT - kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added a doc. for AS/A2 on Star Networks- kindly contributed by Mark Bebbington

Added news story link, 'Plastic paper to cut emissions'

 

22/11/06

Added news story link, 'Police to fingerprint on the streets'

21/11/06

Added 14 new jokes to the Giggle Zone - thanks again to all the students who submitted them

Added a section to the Poll Results page which enables students to submit a more detailed commentary about why they voted for a particular option

Added news story link, 'mobiles hope to be 'smart wallet''

Added news story link, 'GPs threaten to snub new NHS database'

 

20/11/06

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 7.1 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 7.3 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 7.4 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 7.5 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 7.6 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 8.1 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 8.2 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 8.3 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 8.4 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 8.5 - from NDHS

Added a link to an online SoW for KS3 unit 9.2b - written by Alex Savage

Add a link to a blog written by Alex Savage where he explores ways of bringing the real world into the classroom using ICT

Added 10 extra jokes to the 'Giggle Zone' - thanks to JJ, Josh, RB, Remboldt and Calum

Added news story link, 'Microsoft eyes Office switch test'

 

19/11/06

Added a new section to the video tutorials area, covering the following Front Page techniques:

Setting up a new site

Adding new pages

Opening pages

Viewing pages in preview and web browsers

Saving your pages

Adding bullet points

Changing font colours

Adding a horizontal line

Adding content to pages

Adding a marquee

Adding images

Adding a page banner

Creating a menu from a theme

Creating a menu from buttons

Adding hyperlinks to a page

Adding an external hyperlink

Adding an internal hyperlink

Changing the default colours of hyperlinks

Adding a theme

Removing a theme

Customising a theme

Adding a coloured background to a page

Setting up a table

Adding a coloured background to a table

Merging cells in a table

Table borders

Text alignment in table cells

Added a new poll to the home page asking students which is their favourite lesson.

 

17/11/06

Added 32 new jokes to the 'Giggle Zone' - thanks to the students who submitted them, especially Remboldt and Josh.

16/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Dreamweaver showing how to use 'behaviours' to create a popup text box

Added a new video tutorial for Dreamweaver showing how to use 'behaviours' to swap between two images

 

15/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Excel - how to create a VLOOKUP formula

Added news story link, 'physics promises wireless power'

 

13/11/06

Added news story link, 'Sun releases Java to the world'

12/11/06

Added a new interactive 'Bash the Word' game for KS3 Unit 7.1

Added a new interactive 'Bash the Word' game for KS3 Unit 7.2

Added a new interactive 'Bash the Word' game for KS3 Unit 7.4

Added a new interactive 'Bash the Word' game for KS3 Unit 7.5

Added a new interactive 'Bash the Word' game for KS3 Unit 8.2

Added a new poll to the front page to find out student's views about music in ICT lessons

 

11/11/06

Launced a new type of quiz maker to enable you to create quizzes which focus on key terms- 'Bash the Word'

10/11/06

Added 10 new jokes to the Giggle Zone

09/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Excel - writing an absolute cell reference

Added a free poster to download - Rules of the Classroom

 

08/11/06

Added news story link, 'UKs super computer sets faster pace'

Added news story link, 'Charity shuns open source software'

Added news story link, 'Emirates to debut mobile calls'

 

07/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Excel -writing a percentage formula

Added news story link, 'Online banking fraud rises fast'

Added news story link, 'E-degree graduates first in UK'

 

06/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Access - creating a form using the wizard

Added a new video tutorial for Access - customising forms

Added a new video tutorial for Access - adding print, save, find, navigation etc macro buttons to a form

Added a new video tutorial for Excel - writing a simple addition formula

Added news story link, 'Virus creators target Wikipedia'

Added news story link, 'Young to test artificial pancreas'

 

05/11/06

Added a complete SoW along with all lesson plans, resources and materials for KS3, Unit 7.2

Added a new poll to the front page, 'Do you enjoy your ICT lessons'

Updated the front page with a new flash movie to advertise the new KS3 SoW

 

04/11/06

Added a new interactive maze quiz for KS3, unit 7.2

03/11/06

Added a new video tutorial for Word - how to insert page numbers

Added a new video tutorial for Word - how to insert bullet points

Added a new video tutorial for Word - how to customise bullet points

Added 10 new jokes sent in by students to the 'Giggle Zone'

Corrected a spelling mistake on the Alan Turing poster and uploaded the correct version

 

02/11/06

Added a presentation for A2 - use of information for decision making and strategic planning

Added a presentation for A2 - effective management of information

Added a presentation for A2 - Use of ICT in integrated office systems

Added a presentation for A2 - Management of information flow

Added a presentation for A2 - Characteristics of modern computer based information systems

Added a presentation for A2 - Advantages of utilising modern technology for a given application

Added a presentation for A2 - Project planning

Added a new interactive Racing Cubes quiz for KS3 unit 8.1 - Public Information Systems

Added a new interactive Racing Cubes quiz for KS3 unit 9.2a - Systems

Added news story link, 'Britain is a surveillance society'

 

01/11/06

Updated the front page with a flash intro for Bonfire Night

Added a fun quiz about Bonfire Night

Added a new video tutorial for Excel to show how to create a drop down pick list

Added news story link, 'Tough talk on net language issue'

Added news story link, 'Internet Bill of Rights proposed'

 

 

Copyright © www.teach-ict.com