Finding Things Out

Research & E-Awareness - Finding Information - Possible Scheme of Work

Ask a range of questions about the information they have gathered. Search a CD ROM or internet site purposefully.

 

Year Group some children will not have made so much progress and will most children will some children will have progressed further and will
Y2 Navigate a CD ROM or Internet site. Explore information from different sources

Ask a range of questions about the information they have gathered. Search a CD ROM or Internet site purposefully.

E.g. Follow lines of enquiry using a webquest. Gather specific information as part of a class project

Find specific information using a range of ICT sources
 
  • I know how to navigate a CD ROM, or an internet site

  • I know that information can be show in different ways on the computer.

  • I know how to search for information using a CD ROM, or the internet

  • I know how to ask questions in different ways to find things out

  • I know the best way to search for information.

  • I understand about Key words.

  • I know why this is the best way to search for information.

  • I know how to write questions to find information in different ways.

  • I know how to change my question to find the information I need.

 

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Finding Information

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Week

Area of study (From NC PoS)

Learning Objectives

Activities

Key Vocabulary

Resources

Assessment Outcomes

 

1

Select from and add to info they have retrieved for particular purposes.

To find information on a CD ROM / website.

Find information linked to a class topic by clicking on hyperlinks or hot spots incl. FORWARD and BACK buttons. 

Information
Hyperlinks
Hot spots
Forward
Back

CD ROM encyclopaedia or website e.g. www.bbc.co.uk/
schools

Level 1:
I can explore information from various sources.

Level 2:
I can use ICT to organise and classify information.

Level 3:
I can use ICT to find and use appropriate stored information.

I can follow a simple search to find information when using a CD ROM, a database or the internet.

 

2

Select from and add to info they have retrieved for particular purposes.

To find information on a CD ROM / website.

Find information. using the menus and index.   Use information. to answer key questions linked to a topic.

Information
Menu
Index

CD ROM encyclopaedia or website e.g. www.bbc.co.uk/
schools

 

3

Select from and add to info they have retrieved for particular purposes.

To find information on a CD ROM / website.

Find information using a key word search.  Use information to answer key questions linked to a class topic.

Information
Key word
Search

CD ROM encyclopaedia or website e.g. www.bbc.co.uk/
schools

 

4

Prepare information for development using ICT.

To copy and paste information.

Copy and paste information from a CD ROM / website into Word.  Use this info. to create a simple report on-screen.

Information
Copy
Paste

CD ROM encyclopaedia or website e.g. www.bbc.co.uk/
schools

 

5

Talk about what information they need and how they can find and use it.

To compare using a CD ROM / website with an encyclopaedia.

Discuss how searching for information on a CD ROM or website compares to using a printed encyclopaedia.

Information
Search

CD ROM encyclopaedia or website
Printed encyclopaedia