Three languages that your browser knows.
This can be used as a face-to-face lab or as a learning activity done online.
On completion of these learning activities the student should be able to:
- List the three languages a browser uses.
- Describe HTML and how it is used to display a web page
- Explain the < character and how the browser uses it to determine elements on the page.
- Describe CSS and how it is used to enhance the appearance of a web page.
- Explain how you can write code today knowing it will work in browsers that haven't been written yet.
This tutorial includes links to two sample files:
template.html - http://webexplorations.com/book/progFun/browserSpeak/template.html
These two files are included in the zip file as well as 25 multiple choice/T&F questions with the answer key.
Multiple file formats included.
- Have your students view this activity on their iPads. Your downloaded zip file includes formats for PDF, ePub, and mobi (Kindle).
Use these Learning Activities as part of your Introduction to Programming courses.
*** CONTENTS ***
- Imagine you are a web browser.
- The Web Triangle
- HTML - The Boss
- CSS - The Cake Decorator
- CSS - The Code
- CSS - Do it
- Working Together
This learning activity was written by Peter K. Johnson from Web Explorations, LLC. It is based on 14-years of teaching web development and programming languages for both online and face-to-face learners. Web Explorations
specializes in course development.