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OCR H409 A Level Media Unit 10 Set Products SOL Teacher

Barry Rainsford | Wednesday January 04, 2017

Categories: A Level, OCR A Level

For some lessons access to the internet is essential/works best for that lesson’s objectives and teaching point and may require that you book your department/faculty/centre’s computer room. I always offer alternative ways of completing the work in the lesson or provide samples/examples on the Slide Resource if this is not possible. In such cases I suggest that the internet access tasks are set as home learning.

Some lessons also lend themselves to being divided into more than one session. Where this is possible/desirable is indicated in this Teacher Guide. You will, of course, have a much greater understanding of the needs, capacities, pace of your students and make these decisions where you feel most appropriate to their needs.

These Edusites Units do not teach software use

Lesson 1: Paper 2 Section A Video Games: Minecraft

Slides 1-23

Objectives

Knowledge : To develop ideas about the OCR Set Products

Learning : To build ideas of study of media products by applying acquired skills

Understanding : To develop understanding by analysis of set products examples

Starter/Loop Activity (5 minutes)

Slide 9 Task 1A: Pupils asked to consider the question from the Lesson Resource: Minecraft ‘box image’

Prepare the Learning (5 minutes)

Share the objectives. Remind students of the objectives we are working towards meeting, and that this unit is designed to help them prepare for the two papers of the examination and their NEA. All skills and strategies are transferable.

Slides 2-7: An introduction to Paper 2 Section A product Minecraft and the OCR specification for Video Games.

Construct the Learning (25 minutes)

Slides 10 - 15: Review their knowledge of the set products and how the Paper 2 Section A products are to be studied. Take time to go over the requirements and the strategies required by the exam board in responding to the set products in this section. Stress that the purpose in these lessons is guidance and strategies to...


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