Informatics in school №05’2015
Journal «Informatics in school» №5’2015
№ 5 (108) June 2015
Contents of issue
Menshikov V. V.
LESSON ON THE THEME “GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS)”
The article describes the informatics lesson on which during practical work students are introduced to geographic information systems (GIS). This acquaintance takes place in the virtual journey of schoolchildren to various places of Russia related to literary works.
Keywords: geographic information systems, GIS, literature, literary characters, books in red covers, sights, monuments.
Ustinova N. N.
LESSON — MASTER CLASS ON THE THEME “THE USE OF MICROSOFT POWERPOINT FOR VISUALIZATION OF ARTIFACTS AND MAGICAL THINGS OF BABA YAGA”
The article describes the lesson which gives students some guidance to use Microsoft PowerPoint features to create an interactive presentation which is aimed at visualizing actions of the fairy-tale things of Baba Yaga, a Russian fairy-tale character.
Keywords: lesson — master class, interactive presentation, Microsoft PowerPoint.
Krylova E. G.
LESSON ON THE THEME “ENCODING AND DECODING OF INFORMATION”
The article describes the lesson in the eighth grade on the theme “Encoding and decoding of information”. Lesson is held in the form of didactic game based on the novel by R. L. Stevenson “Treasure Island”. Technological basis of the lesson — the author’s interactive presentation (flipchart) for the interactive whiteboard ActivBoard.
Keywords: interactive whiteboard, didactic game, encoding, decoding, information.
Lobanov A. A., Lobanova T. Yu.
LESSON ON THE THEME “DIVERSITY OF SCHEMES. GRAPHS”
The article presents the lesson which is held in the form of interactive game. In the study of the lesson students update their knowledge of the events of the Great Patriotic War of 1941–1945. With the new concepts of the history of the Great Patriotic War students learn through the literature that is specifically chosen for this lesson (in electronic or paper form). To increase the motivation to learn a lesson is accompanied by an interactive presentation.
Keywords: scheme, graph, vertex, links, Great Patriotic War, victory, feat, City of Military Glory.
Kovalenko E. G.
LEARNING INFORMATICS WITH ANTON CHEKHOV
The article presents a set of tasks under the heading “Information. Presentation of information in the computer”. The content of the tasks is constructed on the fragments of the works of Anton Chekhov.
Keywords: informatics, information, file system, directory, number systems, Chekhov.
Kiseleva U. M., Engelhardt E. E., Ermolovich E. V.
ELECTRONIC DIDACTIC MATERIALS FOR PUPILS OF PRIMARY SCHOOL ON THE SOLVING OF THE COMBINATORIAL TASKS BY THE MEANS OF GRAPHS
The article deals with the integration of training to informatics and literary reading. It is spoken in detail about digital materials for teaching pupils to solve combinatorial tasks in primary school.
Keywords: e-learning, digital learning resources, combinatorial tasks in primary school.
Demidenko S. O.
DIDACTIC GAME AS MEANS OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF SENSORY REPRESENTATIONS AT CHILDREN OF PRESCHOOL AGE
The article presents the author’s development — software complex of didactic games “Cat Matroskin in the Country of Properties”, designed for the development of sensory representations at children of preschool age.
Keywords: didactic game, software complex, preschooler.
Krupoderova E. P., Krupoderova K. R.
TRAINING OLYMPIAD ON WEB 2.0 SERVICES “COUNTRY OF READERS”
The article describes the experience of the annual distance Olympiad for schoolchildren in which tasks are performed with the use of Web 2.0 services. In 2015 the theme of the Olympiad was linked to the Year of Literature in Russia.
Keywords: Olympiad, Web 2.0 services, Year of Literature.
Gurimskaya I. A., Zhelyabina A. G.
JOURNEY ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES WITH GULLIVER
The article describes the methodics for teaching students of humanitarian specialties to work with absolute and relative links in spreadsheets using the storylines of the novel by Jonathan Swift’s “Gulliver’s Travels”.
Keywords: spreadsheets, MS Excel, absolute links, relative links, “Gulliver’s Travels”.
Fadeev S. V.
JOURNEY ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES WITH GULLIVER
In the article the author describes possible ways of using the Russian folk tales and works of literature while presenting the theme “Algorithms”. Examples of linear, branching and cyclic algorithms in the particular works of literature are provided. The material can be used both at the lessons on informatics and on the Russian literature.
Keywords: algorithm, linear algorithm, branching algorithm, cyclic algorithm, Russian folk tales, Russian literature.
Zagoskina N. S.
LESSON-GAME “JOURNEY TO THE COUNTRY OF INFORMATICS”
The article describes the generalizing lesson on the theme “The information around us”, which is held in the form of team play. Quests in the game are offered on behalf of the fairy-tale characters.
Keywords: team game, information, information processes, test.