The Computing Progression Pathways suggests that at the blue level, on the theme of Communication & Networks, a student should demonstrate that he/she:
- Understands how to effectively use search engines, and knows how search results are selected, including that search engines use ‘web crawler programs’. (Abstraction) (Generalisation) (Evaluation)
- Selects, combines and uses internet services. (Evaluation)
- Demonstrates responsible use of technologies and online services, and knows a range of ways to report concerns.
The following link to cs4fn articles that illustrate Communication & Networks – Blue Level
- In real life, the connection is food, but on the web the connections are links.
More of our resources, including linked computing ‘story’ booklets can be found in our resources section. You may also want to look at cs4fn’s teacher resources or browse the latest cs4fn magazine.