Lesson 4: My product’s website

Pupils create a website for their product aimed at their target audience, using persuasive language to describe what their product is and does

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To create a website

National curriculum

Pupils should be taught to:

  • Understand computer networks including the internet; how they can provide multiple services, such as the world wide web; and the opportunities they offer for communication and collaboration
  • Use search technologies effectively, appreciate how results are selected and ranked, and be discerning in evaluating digital content
  • Select, use and combine a variety of software (including internet services) on a range of digital devices to design and create a range of programs, systems and content that accomplish given goals, including collecting, analysing, evaluating and presenting data and information

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event

Differentiation

Pupils needing extra support: should be encouraged to start with a single webpage, type up the relevant information and add images. They can always add links if they have time.

 

Pupils working at greater depth: should be encouraged to search for other websites that would appeal to their target audience to incorporate similar language and images. They should also try to include embedded links to other sites and multiple webpages.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding

Vocabulary

Created by:
Cat Lamin,  
Computing specialist
Cat was a committed primary school teacher for twelve years. After starting her independent consultancy ‘Crossover Solutions’ she has travelled to Argentina, Brazil and America to share her wealth of knowledge of computer science with other teachers. Her enjoyment for…
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