Welcome to the CS in Schools course, “Web Fundamentals”. Visit the classroom if you are a student.

Lesson 1: What is the Internet?

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/1 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Student Video year9.io/1sv Student video that explains this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/1s Introductory slides to the programme that cover basic concepts around the Internet and how it works.
Activity: What is the internet? year9.io/1w A worksheet that covers initial student understanding of the Internet, including key concepts and terminology.
Activity: Lingo Bingo! year9.io/1w2 A simple game of Bingo where students match up key terms and their definitions.
Activity: Scavenger Hunt! year9.io/1w3 A worksheet where students need to research and find the answer to questions using different resources on the Internet.
Activity: Curl! year9.io/1w4 A worksheet which teaches students how to use the command window/terminal to run curl commands.
Revision Quiz year9.io/1q A Kahoot quiz that covers the terminology and definitions introduced in this lesson.

Lesson 2: Our First Web Page

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/2 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Student Video year9.io/2sv Student video that explains this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/2s Slides on basic HTML and building a basic web page using simple tags.
Student Worksheet year9.io/2w A worksheet that covers building a web page based on a personal interest.

Lesson 3: Styling Web Pages

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/3 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Student Video year9.io/3sv Student video that explains this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/3s Slides on styling web pages using CSS and simple selectors.
Student Worksheet year9.io/3w A worksheet that compares and contrasts old and modern versions of websites using the Wayback Machine.

Lesson 4: Colours

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/4 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/4s Slides on adding colours to web pages.
Student Worksheet year9.io/4w A worksheet that covers how primary and secondary colours affect brand recognition.
Student Worksheet 2 year9.io/4w2 A worksheet that covers converting triplets to colours.

Lesson 5: Hyperlinks

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/5 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/5s Slides on adding hyperlinks to web pages.
Student Worksheet year9.io/5w A worksheet that covers fixing bugs in HTML and CSS code.
Student Worksheet 2 year9.io/5w2 A worksheet that asks students to uncover various forms of hyperlinks on a web page.

Supplementary Lesson 1: How Computers Represent Information

Resource Link Description
Lesson Folder year9.io/s1 Folder containing all resources for this lesson.
Presentation Slides year9.io/s1s Lesson slides that cover basic concepts around how computers store and represent information.

Other Resources

Resource Link Description
Course Folder year9.io/home Folder that contains the entire course.
Lesson Progression Flowchart year9.io/flowchart A plan outlining the intended lesson flow.

Support

For curriculum support, please contact Zach Wingrave at zach@csinschools.com.

License Information

These CS in Schools lessons plans, worksheets, and other materials were created by Jeff Plumb and have been modified by the team at CS in Schools. They are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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