Exploration of the Files on the System from Desktop (Primary 5)

Last Updated on July 15, 2020 by Alabi M. S.

 

COMPUTER STUDIES 

BASIC SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

THIRD TERM 

WEEK 4

PRIMARY 5

THEME – BASIC COMPUTER OPERATIONS 

PREVIOUS LESSON – Functions of Desktop (Primary 5)

TOPIC: EXPLORATION OF THE FILES ON THE SYSTEM FROM DESKTOP 

LEARNING AREA 

1. Open a folder

2. Examine the files

3. Identify files to copy

 

PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES

By the end of the lesson, the pupils should have attained the following objectives (cognitive, affective and psychomotor) and should be able to:

1. find files on the system from desktop.

2. examine and identify files to copy.

 

INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS

The teacher will teach the lesson with the aid of:

functional computer systems.

 

 

METHOD OF TEACHING – Choose a suitable and appropriate methods for the lessons.

Note – Irrespective of choosing methods of teaching, always introduce an activities that will arouse pupil’s interest or lead them to the lessons. 

 

REFERENCE MATERIALS

Scheme of Work

9 – Years Basic Education Curriculum

Course Book

All Relevant Material

Online Information

 

Relevant links – Third Term Scheme of Work and Plan Lesson Note Computer Studies (Information Technology) Primary 4, Primary 5 and Primary 6 Links

 

CONTENT OF THE LESSON 

LESSON ONE – FINDING FILES FROM THE DESKTOP 

WINDOW 7

1. Click Start to open the Start menu.

2. In the search programs and files, type the name of the file.

3. Click on the file from the search results.

4. Double click the file you want to open.

 

WINDOW 10 or Higher

1. Click the Home button at the bottom left corner.

2. Then choose File Explorer.

3. Click documents, then double click on the folder you saved the file in.

4. Your file should appear. Double click on the file to open it.

 

LESSON TWO – FILES SAVED DIRECTLY ON THE DESKTOP 

If you saved the file on your desktop, you do not need to go through your home or start button to access it.

You can simply minimize all your windows, right click an empty space then, press the first letter of your file (if the file name Michael, press M).

Then, click on the file from there.

 

COPY AND PASTE FILES 

To copy computer documents, pictures, or other files from one place to another, follow these instructions:

1. Highlight or press ctrl + A to select all.

Or

If it a single file, click on the file and right click or ctrl + A

2. Right click, scroll down to select copy or press ctrl + C.

3. Find the file to paste the copy file, then paste.

 

LESSON THREE – WEEKLY ASSIGNMENT 

As stated in performance objectives or lesson evaluation. 

 

 

PRESENTATION

To deliver the lesson, the teacher adopts the following steps:

1. To introduce the lesson, the teacher revises the previous lesson. Based on this, he/she asks the pupils some questions;

2. Guides and demonstrates pupils to find files from the desktop.

Pupil’s Activities – Follow the teacher’s guidelines.

3. Guides and demonstrates how to copy and paste files.

Pupil’s Activities – Copy and paste files.

 

CONCLUSION

  • To conclude the lesson for the week, the teacher revises the entire lesson and links it to the following week’s lesson.

 

LESSON EVALUATION

Pupils to:

1. find files on the system from desktop.

2. examine and identify files to copy.

 

 

 

Smart Teachers Plan Lesson Notes - ClassRoomNotes support teachers with hands-on lesson plans/notes, printable and thoughtful teaching resources. @ClassRoomNotes - We always love to hear from you always. Stay connected with your classroom.
error: