Year 5 – Computing systems and networks - Systems and searching

Curriculum KS2 Unit


In this unit, learners will develop their understanding of computer systems and how information is transferred between systems and devices. Learners will consider small-scale systems as well as large-scale systems. They will explain the input, output, and process aspects of a variety of different real-world systems. Learners will also take part in a collaborative online project with other class members and develop their skills in working together online.

Unit guide

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Learning graph

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Summative assessment

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Summative answer

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Lesson 1


Lesson 2

Computer systems and us

Lesson 3

Searching the web

Lesson 4

Selecting search results

Lesson 5

How search results are ranked

Lesson 6

How are searches influenced