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Work for pupils isolating due to COVID-19 symptoms

The links below contain work and research suggestions from across the school curriculum

ICT & Computing

Help with accessing Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.

Please download / open the Students Guide – Accessing Office 365 for a step by step guide for using office 365 on a range device including phone, laptops, chrome books, PCs, tablets etc.

Student Guide - Accessing Office 365

Year 7

During this fortnight we will be reviewing how memory is measured within a computer. We will also be investigating plagiarism, what it is, how it is checked and what it means for you. (This is slide 23 – 50, upon completing this work you will be on par with all groups)

Task – Complete the tasks within the presentation.

Year 7 Tasks

Year 8 Computing

During this fortnight we will be starting our first python programs and reviewing how to plan an algorithm. Due to the nature of this lesson feel free once at the programming stage to visit and work through the first few lessons at https://www.learnpython.org/.

Task – Complete the challenges and tasks within the PowerPoint.

Year 8 Tasks

Year 8 Handout

Year 9

During this fortnight we will be investigating the ethics of loot boxes in games and review the increase in online gambling addiction in young people. The presentation contains a lesson which we will address in 2 weeks on fake news, please stop when you get to this point.

Task – Complete the challenges and tasks within the PowerPoint

Year 9 Tasks

Year 10 - Computing Science

During this fortnight we will be:

  • Investigating and compressing text using Huffman compression.

  • Normalising data for our Testing Database.

  • Producing a program within repl.it

Task: - Complete the attached lessons, worksheets and coding tasks.

Year 10 Computing Tasks

Access Databases - Covid Track Part 2

Silly Name Program

Huffman Diagrams

Year 10 - Creative iMedia

This fortnight we are looking at Legislation and Visualisations

Task: Follow the slides and complete the tasks set within them.

Year 10 iMedia Tasks

Year 11 - Creative iMedia

We are currently working towards completing RO90 and revising for the exam in January.

 

Task: Work towards finishing RO90