Information Technology

Objectives:

To create a range of digital products

To evaluate a range of websites

To create a simple webpage

To create a spreadsheet and use relevant formulae

To give and receive effective feedback


Term

Autumn
Elective 1

Spring
Elective 2

Summer
GCSE Preparation

Time

14 Weeks

12 weeks

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Designing and Promoting a Theme Park

To create folders, sub-folders and files with appropriate names

To be able to utilise a range of effective search techniques

To conduct website research to evaluate digital products and attractions of various theme parks

To create a range of digital products to promote their theme park:

- A logo
- A movie promo using Movie Maker
- A digital flyer
- A park map
- A café menu and theme

Develop a spreadsheet to show the park finances

To determine how to use IT to run the park

Develop a website to incorporate their digital products

Improvements made throughout using peer feedback through gallery walks

Final self-evaluation

Designing and Promoting a Theme Park

To create folders, sub-folders and files with appropriate names

To be able to utilise a range of effective search techniques

To conduct website research to evaluate digital products and attractions of various theme parks

To create a range of digital products to promote their theme park:

- A logo
- A movie promo using Movie Maker
- A digital flyer
- A park map
- A café menu and theme

Develop a spreadsheet to show the park finances

To determine how to use IT to run the park

Develop a website to incorporate their digital products

Improvements made throughout using peer feedback through gallery walks

Final self-evaluation

Unit 2 Using Digital Tools

Activity 1 Research and Information Gathering

Gathering Information: How to create a sources table

Working with databases, adding new records, deleting records, searching/queries. Running reports

Creating digital Posters

Designing Logos

How to give good feedback