Lesson One - All about the Internet
What is the internet? Who invented the internet? How big is the Internet? What is a web page? What is a search engine?
Way Back Machine
Lesson Two - Become a URL Detective
What is a URL? What do the protocol, domain name and suffix tell us about a website? Why would you truncate an address?
Lesson Three - Getting the most out of the World Wide Web
How can you customize your homepage, bookmark a site, locate and save information and images on a web page?
Lesson Four - Copyright, Citation and Plagiarism
What is copyright? How and when can you use material covered by copyright law? How do you create a citation?
Lesson Five - Power Up, Log In and Get Surfing!
Are you ready to take the Internet Driving Test and earn your certificate?
Lesson Six - All About Searching
What is Boolean Logic and how can you use it to reduce the number of hits you get?
All About Searching
Lesson Seven - All About Key Words
What is the difference between a search engine and a browser? What is a key word?
How to find..
To find more search tools visit the Research page
Lesson Eight - Identifying Useful Websites
There are a lot of web sites out there. How do you decide which one you should use?
Should I use this?
5 W's Worksheet
Lesson Nine - Evaluating Short Listed Websites
Time to evaluate your chosen web sites!
5 W's Worksheet and Rubric