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You will need...

         Your worksheet


Your teacher will also be showing you how to ‘act out’ the internet in class

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When two or more computers are connected together this is called a computer network


Computers can be connected with or without wires - wired or wireless


The internet is the biggest computer network in the world.  It is made up of lots of computer networks that are connected - they are inter networked


Being connected means that computers can ‘talk’ to each other and share information.  Move your mouse over the pictures to find out some things you can use the internet to do


Wired and Wireless computers
Listen to music
Send and receive messages and files using email
Send and receive instant messages
See and talk to a friend using webcams on your computer
Download files to your computer - like software, music, video, photographs and information
Look at and add to web pages
watch TV and videos online
Play a computer game online with friends