Wednesday, 23 May 2018

My Digital World - Lesson 5 Cyberbullying

In this lesson you are going to learn what cyber-bullying is, how to deal with it and support others who are cyber-bullied.

Objectives and Outcomes

  • be able to describe what cyber-bullying is (band 3)
  • be able to explain what to do if being cyber-bullied (band 4)
  • be able to apply this knowledge and create a poster about preventing and reporting cyber-bullying (band 5)
Here is a link to my slideshow with more information and task for the lesson....




Wednesday, 16 May 2018

My Digital World Lesson 4 - Staying Safe

In this lesson you are going to look at the dangers out there online and what you can do to keep yourself safe.

Objectives and Outcomes

  • be able to describe the dangers to personal safety online (band 3)
  • be able to explain how you can keep yourself safe from these dangers (band 4)
  • be able to apply this knowledge by creating a slideshow for 10 year olds on how to keep themselves safe online (band 5)
Here is a link to my slideshow giving more information, plus your task for the lesson....





Friday, 4 May 2018

My Digital World Lesson 3 - Copyrights and Copywrongs

In this lesson you'll be learning about the laws relating to the internet and information in the public domain.

Objectives and Outcomes

  • be able to explain what copyright law means (band 4)
  • be able to apply this knowledge to produce a slideshow for GCSE students (band 5)
  • be able to link this knowledge to a situation when you have had to consider, and abide by, the laws of copyright (band 6)
Here is a link to my slideshow explaining more about this and with tasks for this lesson....


Homework / Extension work

Open this worksheet link, make a copy and complete it.

Share correctly to Anyone with the link and copy/paste the link under all your work

Wednesday, 2 May 2018

My Digital World Lesson 2 - Searching Smart

In this lesson you will learn how Google search engine works and how we can search more efficiently and effectively.

Objectives and Outcomes

  • be able to describe what a search engine is (band 3)
  • be able to explain how a search engine works (band 4)
  • be able to apply this knowledge to searching using Boolean operators (band 5)
  • be able to link this work to  real-life example of using a search engine (band 6)


Here is the link to the slideshow for this lesson, with Tasks included

Smart Searching slideshow











Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Friday, 20 April 2018

HTML Tags Revision

Here are the tags we used in the HTML unit and you need to remember!

To start and end the program   <html> </html>

To create a labelled ‘internet’ tab at the top of the page
<head>
<title>    </title>
</head>

To make a main heading on the page  <h1> </h1>

To make a sub-heading on the page <h2>   </h2>

To make a new paragraph   <p> </p>

To make a line break  <br> There is no closing tag for this one

To change the font style   <font face =”name of font”> </font>

To change the size of font  <font size = “size of font”>  </font>

To change the colour of font < font color=”colour name or hexadecimal code”>   </font>

To align the font on the page (ie left, centre or right)  <font align = “position”>   </font>     Remember to spell it ‘center’  - American style!

To add an image <img src=”image address”>    </img src>

To add a hyperlink to aother page <a href = “name of page”>    </a>

To embolden the font <b>   </b>

To turn the font italic <i>   </i>

To underline the font <u>   </u>

Thursday, 5 April 2018

My Digital World - Lesson 1

In this unit you will learn about how to identify trustworthy websites over those that may not be so genuine, plus how to stay safe online and rules of copyright.

Objectives and Outcomes

  • Be able to define what the word 'trustworthy' means (band 3)
  • Be able to explain the 6 criteria for judging if a website can be trusted (band 4)
  • Be able to apply the 6 criteria to evaluating the websites by completing the worksheet (band 5)
Here is a link to my slideshow for this lesson with information, tasks and links to the worksheet....