home page is like the cover of a book, it is the "top" level of
your web site. It provides an overview of the content presented within
your web pages. If possible, the entire home page of your site should be
viewed without scrolling.
All web pages should start with a Home Page. It
is the address you will give to people when you tell them to visit your
A Home Page should
include the following information:
Class/school name, grade, and location.
A short statement describing the purpose of your web page and introducing
yourself as the author. You will establish credibility by answering the
following questions: Why did you create a web page? Where can you be
contacted via e-mail or "snail mail"?
Table of Contents:
By arranging a table of contents or menu format you allow browsers to link
quickly and easily to the resources and information you have
gathered and organized.