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Weekly Round-up - 9/11/2018

 Year 7

September to December

  • Cyber bullying - What is it? What to do?
  • Overview - Create a podcast, a video and then an interactive multimedia presentation.
  • Audience – year 6 pupils.

January to Easter

  • Sport and Health – Running a Sport Centre
  • Overview – Create a spreadsheet to keep record of the income and expenditure, create a website using Dreamweaver for the Sports Centre.
  • Audience – Sports Centre manager

Easter to July

  • Future World – Animation and game creation
  • Overview – Create an animation using Adobe Flash to promote Space travel and create a game using Scratch software.
  • Audience – Animation for adults, game for children

 

Year 8

 September to December

  • Global link – Tanzania and Sudan
  • Overview - Create a spreadsheet for recording costs to travel to Tanzania, using Photoshop to alter pictures from Tanzania and creating a website on Tanzania using Dreamweaver.
  • Audience – Adults for the website.

January to Easter

  • Sport and Health – Olympics 2012
  • Overview – Using a Microsoft Access database to search for previous winners and records and Design and create an interactive multimedia presentation for the Olympics. Design and create animated banner using animation software.
  • Audience – Peer group. 

Easter to July

  • Future World – Animation and game creation
  • Overview – Design and create an animation using Adobe Flash to promote the York High School and design and create an advanced game using Scratch software. Also develop awareness of ICT in society.