Lesson Plan -
Parts is Parts 

OBJECTIVE: Students will become familiar with the parts of a computer concentrating on hardware by performing a parts is parts webquest.    

OUTCOME COMPONENT:

1.Students will be exposed to following directions.
2.Students will look up information using the Internet
3.Students will prepare worksheets requiring specific information.

 SUCCESS INDICATORS:

  1. Ability to follow directions
  2. Prepare worksheets listed.
  3. Take notes for their journal
  4.  Followup quizes on topic

CONTEXT/TEACHING METHODS:

Context

Learning about the hardware and software anymore is fundimental in being able to survive in the business world.  Learning about the parts takes time and scaffalding the ideas of parts and hardware require individual attention and ones own speed.  This webquest allows students to be able to follow directions using the Internet and learn about the hardware in a non threatining environment.  By allowing students to follow the directions, and do something they tend to enjoy, go on the Internet.  This subject is covered well. 

Teaching

 

STUDENT ACTIVITIES:

  1. Use of computers. 
  2. Reading Material
  3. Note taking
  4. Following directions
  5. Reviewing activities
  6. Performing worksheets

ASSESSMENTS (AT LEAST 3 TYPES):

  1. Teacher Observation
  2. Worksheets 
  3. Quiz

CORRECTIVES AND ENRICHMENT:

Corrective-

By its very nature, practice allows students to gain knowledge.  With several different type of activities, at least one learning activity should apeal to students.  If not, will try and find another one that will.

Enrichment:

Additional time working on assignments and or additional worksheets finding out additional information