Types of Storage

Lesson Instructions

Watch and follow the YouTube video, the lesson contains three parts:

  1. Key Information and content - all you need to do here is watch and listen. We recommend you take some notes for this one!

  2. Learning activity - You are to complete the matching exercise and then fill in the blanks on types of storage.

  3. Consolidation - these are past exam question and are for deliberate practice to check your understanding.

Task - Types of Storage Activity

Task - Exam Questions - Deliberate Practice

Exam Questions - Web

Mark Scheme

Question 1 (a)(i)

1 mark per bullet to max 2

  • For long term/permanent/non-volatile storage // storing when the device is turn off

  • To store the videos / data / files

  • For transferring the videos (to another device)

Do not award capacity.

Bullet 3 - portable is not enough, needs application

Bullet 2 - must identify the data stored.

Question 1 (a)(ii)

1 mark for each

  • Optical

  • Magnetic

  • Solid State