In this lesson, we will be introduced to a range of search engines. We will be given the opportunity to explain how we search, then we will write and test instructions.
Unit Overview: Communication
In this lesson, we will gain an understanding of why search engines are necessary to help us find things on the World Wide Web. We will conduct our own searches and break down, in detail, the steps needed to find things on the web.
In this lesson, we will use an unplugged activity in which we will learn about some of the main factors that influence how a search engine ranks a web page.
In this lesson, we will explore how the person performing a web search can influence the results that are returned, and how content creators can optimise their sites for searching.
In this lesson, we will deepen our understanding of the term 'communication'. We will explore different methods of communication, then we will consider internet-based communication in more detail.
In this lesson, we will use information provided and our prior knowledge to categorise different forms of internet communication. We will explore issues around privacy and information security.