Week 29


I. PRELIMINARY INFORMATION:


A. CLASS: Networking

B. TITLE OF UNIT: Networks and Networking

C. TITLE OF LESSON: Treasure Hunt and Troubleshooting

D. COMPETENCIES ADDRESSED: None

E. DATE & TIME:         

F. WEEK OF INSTRUCTION: 29

G. INSTRUCTOR: R Dorsey





II. OBJECTIVES :


A very well received activity this week is the Treasure Hunt. It is combined with a Glossary exercise (in the form of a game show called “All or Nothing” where prizes are awarded to the best performers.

The treasure hunt is designed by the Networking II personnel and run by the Networking I personnel.

All participate in the Glossary game.


III. TEACHING METHODS AND TECHNIQUES:


Slide Show



Other:       



IV. RESOURCES REQUIRED:


Other:      



V. INTRODUCTION:


The weekly lesson to be learned through this little gaming exercise, is how to repair the network by going from problem to problem in a systematic order.



VI. CONTENT :


Implement network treasure hunt. Hide a file in a completely disconnected series of computers that can only be accessed if the network is complete and functional.

Each clue leads to a computer that is not working. In order toread the following clue, the network must be troubleshot and repaired.

Network troubleshooting.




VII. SUMMARY:



This weekly lesson combines the thrill of a treasure hunt with the requirement to fix the network.  



VII. ASSIGNMENTS :


Chapter 13




IX. LESSON/COURSE EVALUATION:


No test.