Learning Exercise

The Internet: Ideas, Activities and Resources

This assignment explores the basic purpose and functionality of the Internet.
Course: Computer Fundamentals

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nternet Scavenger Hunt After completing the “To Catch a Spy” assignment, students will create their own Internet scavenger hunt. Students will exchange their scavenger hunt with a partner. Then, students will find the answers to their partner’s scavenger hunt. Examples of this type of activity can be found at http://lessonplans.btskinner.com/scavhunt.html.


Technical Notes

Author Rachel Foster


Internet Basics: World Wide Web, URLs and IP addresses

Type of Task

Learning Objectives

Explain the system of linking documents using the hypertext transfer protocol (HTTP). Explain how URLs and IP addresses are created and regulated, and how they uniquely identify resources.