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


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

Introduction to Hardware

Introduction to Computer Hardware

Create a Powerpoint presentation about different components within a computer system. Include a picture of each. Explain their function and role. Add information about different type eg SSD or Magnetic Hard Disk. You must include details about the following components:

Hard Disk
Power Supply
Heat Sink

Research Internet & WWW

Briefly describe the nature of the World Wide Web

Comment on the difference between the WWW and the Internet

Explain how different individuals and organisations share information using the World Wide Web

Explain how to search for information on the WWW effectively. (Using suitable Key words and logic statements)

Spreadsheets – Conditional Formatting & Protection

Lesson Aims

Be able to conditional format a spreadsheet
Be able to protect a worksheet
Be able to validate data on a spreadsheet

Task 1

Download the spreadsheets below and practice Conditionally formatting the spreadsheet and protecting cells within the spreadsheet