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Year 3

Lesson 5 How are computers connected?

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This lesson introduces key network components, including a server and wireless access points. Learners will examine each device’s functionality and look at the benefits of networking computers.

Learning objectives

To explore how digital devices can be connected

  • I can recognise that a computer network is made up of a number of devices
  • I can demonstrate how information can be passed between devices
  • I can explain the role of a switch, server, and wireless access point in a network

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