Before the lesson
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- To understand that not all information on search engines is valuable
- Pupils should know how to be a discerning consumer of information online including understanding that information, including that from search engines, is ranked, selected and targeted.
Pupils needing extra support: Work in mixed ability pairs and encourage pairs to discuss why a website might be useful.
Pupils working at greater depth: Get them to develop creative ways to explain how a search engine works e.g. a written document or a poster.