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Advertisements (Constructing)


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
"To Sell is Human"- Daniel Pink. We need to be persuasive in so many spheres of our life. Maybe we want to get extra pocket money, to stay out a bit later on the weekend, or ask for an extension on homework? If we have a a product or idea that we want people to buy, we need to be able to tell them why it will be worth their time/money.
85Individual
Pairs
Threes
Fours
Fives
Constructing Language Texts
Basic Passing Skills In Touch


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Beginner
This unit breaks down some of the basic passing skills in Touch Rugby Football.
120Threes
Fours
Fives
Passing & Catching In Touch
Basic Touch Skills


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Beginner
This is a unit on skills that are specific to Touch Rugby Football and will help you to become a better player.
125Pairs
Threes
Introduction to Touch Rugby
Basic Ultimate Throws


Ross Parker
Physical Education
Beginner
In this unit you will learn the two most basic throws in ultimate: the backhand and the forehand.
215Pairs
Threes
Fours
Introduction To Ultimate
Build Your Own Cell


Flora Lai
Science
Beginner
In this fun free learning unit, you get to build your own 3D model of any cells you wish to build.
150Individual
Pairs
Thinking Like A Scientist
Build Your Own Wind Turbine


Flora Lai
Science
Beginner
Have you ever been to the wind mill on Lamma Island? In this unit, you will be building your own wind turbine and investigating how the blades could affect its efficiency.
300Pairs
Threes
Thinking Like A Scientist
Car Race 1


Flora Lai
Science
Beginner
Have you ever built a car out of recyclable materials? What do you think makes a non-engine powered car go faster or slower? You will be doing some hands on activities in to investigate this.
360Threes
Fours
Fives
Thinking Like A Scientist
Catching In Ultimate


Ross Parker
Physical Education
Beginner
In some senses, throwing in ultimate gets a lot of the glory...but the best throw is worth nothing without a catch to go with it. In this unit you will learn and practice a variety of different catches.
110Pairs
Threes
Fours
Introduction To Ultimate
Constructing Language Texts


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
In this unit, you will be introduced to some of the main language-based texts which we create in English. These include Letters; News articles; Feature Articles; Opinion-editorials; Reports; Speeches; Advertisements; Essays. We will also discuss the difference between formal and informal language use, and when to choose which is appropriate for your purpose/audience.
10Individual
Pairs
Threes
Constructing Texts
Constructing Texts


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
Your exploration of English in free learning will now diverge into two main strands: Constructing texts and De-Constructing texts. In the construction stage we will learn how to get creative and write a range of different different text types within both language and literature. There are SO MANY types of text we might be able to create: advertisements, speeches, text messages, emails, letters (formal and informal), news articles and opinion editorials all fall under the bracket of LANGUAGE-based texts. Literary texts include the three pillars of POETRY, DRAMA (plays) and NOVELS.
20Individual
Pairs
Threes
Fours
Fives
What is a Text?
Creating Prose (Short stories/Novels)


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
In this unit, you will use some of the key techniques employed by an author when constructing a fictional text: narrative voice, characterisation, setting and atmosphere, diction, themes and ideas.
430Individual
Pairs
Threes
Literary Texts: Introduction
Digital DJ


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
DJs take other people's songs and make them sound good together. Sounds easy, but takes practice, skill and knowledge. In this lesson you will learn the basics of being a digital DJ.
N/AIndividual
Pairs
Trailer Mash
Eighties Game Review


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
The computer games of the 1980s offer a glimpse of how computing used to be. Whilst the graphics and sound were not great, the game play was often compelling, open ended and creative. Find an old game you like, and produce a video review of it.
490Individual
Programming 101
Epic Wallpaper


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Learn how to build your own amazing wallpaper to use on your computer. Along the way learn how to use Acorn, and some of the principles of digital image editing.
280Individual
Pairs
Open Culture
Free Learning For Students


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
This unit introduces you to Free Learning so that you can get ready to learn.
50Individual
Pairs
None
Fun Free Learning In Science


Hannah Tang
Science
Beginner
Fun free learning in science. 11 questions of fun!
N/AIndividual
Pairs
Thinking Like A Scientist
Game Development 101


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Most likely, you love to play computer games. If so, why not try and build your own. Make it fun, and see if you can get your friends into it.
280Individual
Pairs
Eighties Game Review
goo.gl


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
goo.gl is Google's link shortening service: it lets you cut down long links, and track how many times they have been clicked.
30Individual
Pairs
Google Drive Basics
Google Drive Basics


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Google Drive is a vital part of G Suite, facilitating both the creation and editing of collaborative documents and the storage/sharing of files. This unit will offer a brief introduction to getting start with Google Drive.
95Individual
Pairs
Tools For Learning
Gustav Holst's The Planets


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
You will practise the skill of analysing a text through using the Point-Evidence-Analysis method while listening to some of the best classical suites ever written!
60Individual
Deconstructing Texts
ICT Policy


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
The ICHK policy offers you ideas and rules around how to use ICT safely and sensibly. This unit asks you to reflect on the policy.
35Individual
Pairs
Mac Basics
Information Literacy


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
In this unit you will learn some useful skills in terms of finding information online and then determining what information you can trust, and what information you should avoid. This is a very useful foundational unit, which you can apply across all your other subjects.
490Pairs
Web Design 101
Introduction to Touch Rugby


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Beginner
This will give you some idea of how the sport originated and some of the basic concepts involved in this sport.
30Individual
Pairs
Threes
What is Sport?
Introduction To Ultimate


Ross Parker
Physical Education
Beginner
Ultimate is a team sport played with a disc. In this unit you will learn about some of the history and basics of this young, exciting sport.
60Individual
Pairs
Threes
What is Sport?
Learning Exhibition Site


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
This unit aims to help you build and maintain an online portfolio of your best school work. This is a great tool to use when looking for schools, universities and jobs. This unit also teaches some of the basics of website design, which can be extended later on by studying the unit Web Design 101.
380Individual
Tools For Learning
Literary Texts: Introduction


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
In literature there are three central pillars: poetry, prose (short stories/novel), and drama. This short unit will give you an introduction to the key differences between each form. You can venture on from this point to explore each of these three areas in more detail....
25Individual
Pairs
Threes
Constructing Texts
Mac Basics


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Apple Mac computers are extremely powerful machines...as long as you know how to use them. This unit introduces some of the basics of using a Mac.
60Individual
Pairs
Free Learning For Students
Mac Keyboard Shortcuts


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Keyboard shortcuts are the best way to improve your speed and confidence in operating a computer. In this unit you will learn a variety of useful Mac computer shortcuts.
55Individual
Pairs
Mac Basics
Minecraft 101


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Like an unlimited Lego set, Minecraft makes you the God of your own world. Build anything you like, all from poorly rendered blocks. Yeah!
420Individual
Game Development 101
Open Culture


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
This unit offers an introduction to open, participatory culture and the Creative Commons licenses that enable this.
280Individual
Pairs
Tools For Learning
Passing & Catching In Touch


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Beginner
What do you already know about passing? Once you have completed this unit, we will take a more detailed look at the mechanics of basic and advanced passing skills.
35Individual
Pairs
Threes
Fours
Fives
Introduction to Touch Rugby
QR Codes


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
QR codes provide a way to link real world information to a digital location. They can also encode information for retrieval later. In this unit you'll learn how to read, make and apply QR codes in learning settings.
90Individual
Pairs
Web Design 101
Screen Capture


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
This unit covers a range of ways to capture your screen on a Mac, either as a still image or as a video. Screen capture is extremely useful for teaching others, explaining things and getting help on your computer.
105Individual
Pairs
Mac Basics
Sleep


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Sleep is vital to being healthy, happy and being able to learn. Do you get enough sleep? In this unit, you will learn about sleep, and learn to become a better sleeper.
140Individual
Pairs
Threes
Your Brain
The Elephant's Toothpaste


Flora Lai
Science
Beginner
Have you heard of the Elephant's toothpaste experiment? Do you know why you see what you see? You will get to do this experiment yourselves and also look at the Science behind this.
180Pairs
Threes
Thinking Like A Scientist
Thinking Like A Scientist


Flora Lai
Science
Beginner
Have you ever wondered what Scientists do on a daily basis? We are going to start this unit with some cool experiments and hopefully by the end of the unit, you will have an understanding of how Scientists work.
60Individual
Pairs
Threes
None
Tools For Learning


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
This unit aims to introduce you to a range of useful technologies for learning. It is the place to start your ICT learning at ICHK.
215Individual
ICT Policy
Trailer Mash


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
In this unit you will take some films, and use them to make a trailer for a totally different film. This is called a trailer mash.
350Individual
Pairs
Threes
Multimedia Basics
Troubleshooting


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
In this unit you will learn some key ideas to help you troubleshoot and fix common computer problems.
130Individual
Pairs
Teardown Lab
Type. Faster.


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
Typing is something most of us learn informally as we go. However, learning to type fast can save you lots and lots of time, so maybe it is worth investing some time.
N/AIndividual
Google Drive Basics
What is a Text?


Jon Rees
English
Beginner
What is a text in English? We know that short stories, poems, and plays are all texts we can study in English. But really if we can extract meaning from it, anything at all is a text! Essays, Articles, Letters are all texts, but so are videos, Ted Talks, Posters, and Film.
105Individual
Pairs
Threes
None
What Is Human Technologies?


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Beginner
HT is a subject specific to ICHK. But what is it, and why do we study it? In short, HT is all about understanding the nature of being human, and our complex yet vital relationship to technology. By learning what technology is, and how it effects us, we can learn to be better at being human.
70Individual
Pairs
Free Learning For Students
What is Sport?


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Beginner
An introduction into the PE free learning modules. This will give you a grounding for what to expect from the other units you can lead into.
35Individual
Pairs
Threes
None
Advanced Passing In Touch


Raymond Chan
Physical Education
Intermediate
This unit builds upon the basic skills you have learnt in the previous unit and adding more advanced techniques.
140Threes
Fours
Fives
Basic Passing Skills In Touch
Analysing Style/ Craft of Famous Writers


Jon Rees
English
Intermediate
This unit will allow you to look closely at the work of some of the greatest authors of all time. What is it that they are doing with their diction (word choice); syntax (sentence structure); and figurative devices that keep readers coming back to them time and time again...?
180Individual
Pairs
Threes
Creating Prose (Short stories/Novels)
Anxiety


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Intermediate
What happens when your brain sees the future as a matter of constant worry and discomfort? This is anxiety, a state with a range of causes, and a surprising prevalence in modern society. In this unit you will learn about anxiety, and things you can do to become happier and more relaxed.
140Individual
Pairs
Your Brain
App Design 101


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Intermediate
Want to build a mobile app? This unit builds on the previous learning encountered in Programming 101 and Web Design 101, and should result in a working Android app which you can run on your phone.
420Individual
Pairs
Web Design 101
Build Your Own Gibbon Theme


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Intermediate
Like many systems, Gibbon is themeable, meaning we can change its appearance without needing to reprogramme it. In this unit you will apply the HTML and CSS skills you learned in Web Design 101 to build your own Gibbon theme.
420Individual
Pairs
Web Design 101
Cells


Flora Lai
Science
Intermediate
In this unit, you will be learning about how the different types of cells are so good at doing their jobs.You will also be looking at some cells under a microscope yourself.
60Individual
Pairs
Threes
Build Your Own Cell
Creativity


Ross Parker
Human Technologies
Intermediate
This unit asks you to consider the nature of creativity.
260Individual
Pairs
Threes
Epic Wallpaper
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