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How does the Internet Work?

Internet concepts and how connections function

Open Teaching Resources

Big Heart Media. (2004). E-Schooling (Secondary ICT ; 19). England]: Teachers TV/UK Department of Education

"Discover the Physical Side of the Internet" Andrew Blum. TEDGlobal 2012.

"How does the Internet Work" Mozilla Web Documents Includes activities and quick synopsis of the inner workings of the internet

BBC Bitesize - How does the Internet Work? A guide for grade school students about the internet with visuals to pair with language. Includes a glossary of terms