The objective of this lesson is to provide the students with a better understanding of how the internet works. Additionally, another focus is adding new vocabulary, building awareness around internet related terms. Peer support with a group setting will also facilitate social interaction. Computer skills will be be enhanced.
Using the internet the students will research key concepts and terms associated with the internet. Using http://www.learnthenet.com/index.php students will be provided with terms they are to research to enhance understanding. Once research is completed each student will present one term/concept they felt was most interesting to them. Additionally, each student will submit a provided WSQ detailing their thoughts and questions on the lesson/activity.
How does the internet work? What in the world does URL or WWW stand for? In this lesson we are going to find out!
Please watch this video to learn a little bit more about how the internet works!
Here is a little video to show you how things used to be...