Lesson 4: Real World Networks

Children apply their knowledge of a file’s journey in a new context to help them understand how other real world networks operate

Learning Objectives

  • Recognising real world networks

  • Explaining that networks share information

  • Suggesting what information is being sent

Lesson Plan

Recognising real world networks
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Presentation: Real world networks

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Sway Grantham,  
Computing specialist
Sway Grantham (@SwayGrantham) is a Primary School Teacher, a CAS Master Teacher and Specialist Leader in Education for Primary ICT. She also has a BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching (Primary). She has written several curricula and conducted research into the…
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