Firstly the class would watch the YouTube clip, outlining the differences between computers/robots and..
Warm Up: Ask students if they know what ‘technology’ means, brainstorm ideas. (Technology can be referred to as inventions that help us li..
This is a great website (kid friendly) for students to use to collect and display data. Pictograms/Charts and more !
I would love to explore using QR codes for students to be able to share their knowledge by recording a sound file. This could then be disp..
With our Reception students, we plan to do an Emergency workers unit in term 3. As part of this, we will use a QR generator to link a soun..
Students could decode information in the form of pictures or symbols and make up and tell their own story. They could then voice record th..
Have QR codes for math cycle groups which send the child to links of instructions or videos
This website has a range of ready to go resources to help you explain and..
Binary Numbers Game/Activity.
Here is a useful activity that could introduce the younger years to the idea of Binary numbers in an inte..
Option 2: Describe a classroom activity that involves students encoding and decoding data.
At the start of the year, I teach my childre..
An activity to look at sound data with my Year 1s that would be interesting is to think about how we listen to and record sou..
Activity: Digital Stories with recorded narration.
- Students write a story in their literacy lesson..
This activity was so much fun! The students were asked to create their favourite flavored cupcake with art materials. We then glued them t..
Option 2 – Interesting data source: student families
Recently I got my year 1 students to collect data about 1 grandparent and 1 parent..
Hi, my name is Catherine McPhillips and I currently teach Year 4/5 at Elizabeth Park. My goal is to further my knowledge in Digital Techno..
Nature data collection sorting on the iPad
- Send students out to the yard with an iPad to collect photos of nature. (In th..
In order to demonstrate the process of encoding and decoding data, I would use the alphabet to numeric cypher as an example (a=1, b=2, etc..
I found a useful resource called Data Detective in the Digital Technology Hub (Go to Teachers > Lesson Ideas and select filters F-2 and Ma..
My son has just completed a PHD to measure the change in energy surfaces when exposed to other chemical elements. This is like a roadmap f..
Greetings. I am a junior primary teacher in Adelaide South Australia and teach Year 2. I hope to use this course to increase my knowledge ..