Year 7 – Lesson 2 – Licensing appropriate images

Curriculum KS3 Unit Lesson

In this lesson, learners will build on the document that they formatted last lesson and will add appropriate images to it, applying relevant formatting techniques.

Learners will look at a selection of images and discuss which image they think would be appropriate for the given scenarios.

Next, learners will be introduced to copyright law, and then they will watch a video about Creative Commons licensing. Learners will complete an activity in which they have to allocate the appropriate Creative Commons licence in the given scenarios.

Learners will add images to their document, then complete a peer feedback activity. Time can then be allocated for the learners to make changes based on the feedback.

Learning objectives

  • Select appropriate images for a given context
  • Apply appropriate formatting techniques
  • Demonstrate an understanding of licensing issues involving online content by applying appropriate Creative Commons licences
  • Demonstrate the ability to credit the original source of an image

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