GCSE and A Level ICT Resources

T GCSE / A level

Jam full of useful information, interactive quizzes, up to date news etc. http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/   

GCSE IT course notes and revision questions.


The website for the OCR examination board.       


This website is run by Glen Millbury, the Chief Examiner for ICT at the OCR exam board.                                      


IT General

The Microsoft on-line learning support pages. http://www.microsoft.com/education/schools.mspx   

Up to date anti virus information http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/vinfodb.html    



Free Online Dictionary of Computing - good references and definitions. http://foldoc.org/   

Another on-line IT dictionary                          


PC technology guide.                                    


The WhatIs site - full of definitions and explanations of technical IT words and concepts. Less threatening than the Wikipedia. http://whatis.techtarget.com/   

On-line encyclopaedia covering all subjects in more detail than you really need, Can get a bit "heavy" but it is great if you are curious and want to explore far beyond the syllabus.                          http://en.wikipedia.org/

Good explanations of just about every technical object on the planet! http://www.howstuffworks.com/   


Physics, mechanics, and a whole lot more ? this site is great fun but who will need to be on a computer with the java VM installed. http://www.sodaplay.com