Module :

Patch Studies

ICT Skills

The following table is a skills analysis as experienced by a teacher in undertaking one of the patch studies. As you can see the study and the presentation of the topics and themes was an ideal way of bringing together a wide range of ICT skill.

Lessons Lesson 1 Lesson 2 Lesson 3 Lesson 4
Revision of Email Skills

 

 

 

 

Receiving, reading & printing emails

 

X

X

 

Composing, saving & sending an email

 

X

X

 

Attaching a file

 

X

X

 

Use of an Address Book

 

X

X

 

Revision of Database Skills

 

 

 

 

Compile a simple database on paper

X

 

 

 

Revise relevant ICT vocabulary

X

 

 

 

Read information from a table

X

 

 

 

Open/Close/Save database in Microsoft Access

X

 

 

 

Enter field names and data

X

 

 

 

Insert/Delete records and fields

 

 

 

 

Edit and Replace data

X

 

 

 

Sort numerically and alphabetically

X

 

 

 

Format table

X

 

 

 

Use Print Preview and Print

X

 

 

 

Revision of Internet Skills (Use of ??.)

 

 

 

 

Vocabulary and meaning

 

 

X

 

Type in address of web site (URL)

 

 

X

 

Use navigational icons such as Back, Home….

 

 

X

 

Use links

 

 

X

 

Print a web page

 

 

X

 

Access a known search engine e.g Alta vista

 

 

X

 

Practice narrowing searches

 

 

X

 

Add web page to Favourites folder

 

 

X

 

Revision of Word Processing Skills

 

 

 

 

Open/Close/Save document in Microsoft Word

 

X

 

 

Type short text & edit

 

X

 

 

Use tools such as B, I, U.

 

X

 

 

Change font style, size, line spacing, justification

 

X

 

 

Use Shift, Return, Insert Symbol where necessary

 

X

 

 

Insert WordArt and ClipArt

 

X

 

 

Use Print Preview and Print

 

X

 

 

Revision of Desktop Publishing Skills

 

 

 

 

Open/Close/Save/Retrieve/Print file in Publisher

 

 

 

X

Create frame

 

 

 

X

Enter/Edit text

 

 

 

X

Select font/style/size

 

 

 

X

Utilise other word processing tools e.g B I U

 

 

 

X

Create Headings/headlines

 

 

 

X

Insert picture from ClipArt

 

 

 

X

Import a scanned image

 

 

 

X

Move/Resize frames

 

 

 

X

Select frames to delete/copy/paste

 

 

 

X

Use a wizard

 

 

 

X

Use WordArt

 

 

 

X

Create a table

 

 

 

X
Use foreground and background

 

 

 

X

Collate document and refine presentation

 

 

 

X

Use of German Language Software

Subject

to time

 

 

Talk Now!/Junior talking Dictionary etc.

 

 

X

X

Digital Camera

 

 

 

 
Take Photos

 

 

X

 

Create folder on hard disk on PC

T. demo.

only

X

 

Connect camera to PC

 

 

X

 

Use software to download images into folder

 

 

X

 

View and Rename photos

 

 

X

 

Print or access on network neighbourhood

 

 

X

 

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