Input Devices

Lesson Aim

  • Explain the functions of an input device
  • Identify the main input devices

Your Task

You need to produce a powerpoint presentation about input devices. Your presentation will need a title slide and then a slide for each input device.

Each slide needs  the following

  • Title
  • Image of the input device
  • A couple of pieces of information about the device

You may use the internet to get images and information, but do not copy and paste text.

Use your own words

Extension

If you finish the presentation for input devices, create a similar presentation for OUTPUT Devices.

Introduction to networks – Students

Lesson Aim

  • Know the advantages and disadvantages of using a network
  • Know the difference between a LAN and a WAN
  • Know what hardware is required to create a computer network

Starter

Download the Spreadsheet and complete the wordsearch

Networks Starter

Main

Network Student Presentation

Lesson 1 – Network Hardware Student

Plenary

Complete the following Exit Ticket

Exit Ticket

GCSE Computing – Algorithms

Lesson Aim

  • Understand algorithms (written in flowcharts or pseudocode), explain what they do
  • Produce algorithms in pseudocode or flowcharts to solve problem

Starter

Main

Theory Notes

Algorithms Theory

Exam Questions

Flowcharts task

Pseudocode Task

Plenary

Review initial learning through use of questions

Year 9 – Computer Networks


 

Networks worksheet

View the worksheet below and answer the questions in your exercise book

Networks worksheet

Once you have finished you may create a network with the network simulation tool.

Network Simulation Tool