The links in this home learning are due to go 'live' after Christmas

 Accuracy, Bias, the Law, Solving Problems and Networks.

What is the task?

  • To be able to understand the impact of ICT and the Law.
  • To learn about computers and networks
  • To be able to explain the importance of accuracy and bias in sources of information.
  • Be able to produce an appropriate document.
  • To produce detailed revision resources to help with literacy.

Key Words & Definitions:

  • Accuracy
  • Bias
  • Information
  • Misuse
  • Data
  • Protection
  • Network
  • Test
  • Evaluation
  • Computer
  • Input
  • Process
  • Output

If you need help with understanding these terms, click on the following glossary:

Teach-ICT for Computer Science (

Study Skills:

Produce study materials for the End of Year 7 exam.

Practise testing and flip learning which is researching a new topic before it is taught in class.

What we are looking for:

You must complete all the Theory Sections before you attempt the quizzes.

You must then produce a Revision Resource for each Theory Section either by hand or on the computer.

All work must be in your own words not just copied and pasted.

In total 3 Revision Resources should be handed in:

  1. Accuracy & Bias in Sources
  2. Using ICT to Solve Problems
  3. Introduction to Computers

There are 3 Quizzes to be completed:

  1. Accuracy and Bias in Sources
  2. ICT and the Law
  3. Networks

Your results will be sent directly to your Computer Studies teacher.

Any issues please see your class teacher for help before the deadline.

How to Complete the Task:

You will need access to the Internet.

If you do not have access to the Internet speak to your Computer Studies teacher for an alternative version.

Task 1
  1. Study the Accuracy & Bias Theory Section
  2. Create your Revision Resource
  3. Complete the Accuracy & Bias in Sources Quiz
  4. Your results will be sent directly to your teacher
Task 2
  1. Study the Introducing Computers Theory Section
  2. Study the Using ICT to Solve Problems Theory Section
  3. Create your Revision Resource
Task 3
  1. Complete the ICT and the Law Quiz
  2. Your results will be sent directly to your teacher
Task 4
  1. Complete the Networks Quiz
  2. Your results will be sent directly to your teacher

If you are unable to access the Theory Sections and Quizzes - you MUST speak to your Computer Studies teacher as soon as possible - DO NOT wait until the deadline.

Outstanding Home Learning may include:

  • Detailed Revision Resources on all the topics that can then be used by another person for Computer Studies revision.
  • They must be written in your own words.
  • All tasks must be completed and you must achieve high quiz scores.
  • Your Revision Resource must be well presented and clearly cover all the topics stated in each task.

Here are examples of flash cards and mind maps to help give you ideas of how you might create your own.

Flash Cards

Mind Maps

Mind Maps

IMPORTANT: keep all your home learning safe once returned, as you will use it to help you revise for your Year 7 exam.