Simple Computing


computer science,

 


Simple Computing is the package for learning about how to use a computer. Through graphics and animations of the essential computer hardware, pupils will gain a basic understanding of what all the computer peripherals will do.

Simple Computing is the starting point for learning how to use a computer.
Simple Computing includes ten tutorials that explain the function of the parts that go to make up a computer system.



 
k12 computer science

Shows how to use a computer

Introduction
The Introduction tutorial introduces the computer system at this stage the various peripherals are introduced.

The Computer
The Computer tutorial covers the system tower describing the power and reset buttons. The CD-ROM, DVD and floppy disk drive are covered. The computer connections on the rear are explained. The inside of the tower is shown allowing the motherboard and disk drives to be viewed.

Keyboard
The keys are shown and explained. The various combinations of keys to produce certain characters are covered.

Mouse
Using the Mouse and clicking the buttons is central to using any computer, this tutorial covers the Mouse and its use.




how a computer works

 

CD-ROM
The CD ROM as a storage device is described, comparing its advantages over floppy disks. The tutorial covers how to read a disk into the computer.

Scanner
Explains what a scanner does and how to scan a document.

Modem
The different types of modem are introduced and compared, covers dial up, cable and ADSL modems.

Windows
A short guide to using Windows. Covers opening the Start menu and loading a program.

Quiz
A quiz to identify all the computer parts.

Computer Layout Designer
Design a layout of where all the computer parts go.
Simple Computing is a great guide to using a computer.



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K12 Computer Science

Useful for KS3 & KS4 Computing and KS4. K12 Computer Science
 includes online User Guide.  



k12 computer science

System Requirements



Requires Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10


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