To introduce coding and data representation into the classroom I would create an activity that directly enables students to code and repre..
I recently read about a young woman in Kenya who had a developed a way to use recycled plastic to create bricks. These bricks are stronger..
What went into the flight testing of Garmin’s Emergency Autoland?
AutoLand is a new technology that allows airplanes to land without the ..
Bee bots are a great way to incorporate visual programming and incorporate algorithms. They teach students the fundamentals of computation..
Students in years 3-4 can develop their algorithm knowledge by following a set of instructions to make Japanese Origami. Different student..
An app/ website that presents meaningful information is weather apps. BOM, WillyWeather etc. are apps/ websites that provide information a..
In this day and age, with the development of social networks and electronic transaction, we have been spending a lot of time in front of o..
Option 2: Describe a classroom activity that incorporates a visual programming environment (it can be any included in this module or anoth..
Option 2: Describe a classroom activity that involves students encoding and decoding data. You might involve another system that is used t..
using the scratch program students can show the limits to which this program can go to by making a short animation. students will be prese..
Using bee bots (small programable robots) students will input instructions to the robot and order it to make its way around a small obstac..
South Australia’s QR code check-in system is one way South Australian authoritie..
As I was interested on how countries were taking actions to address the global crisis of food shortage, I found these two articles. These ..
Beet bots is a great tool and resource to use in digital technology in the early childhood classrooms. It is a great method to engage the ..
For algorithm, students could do activities such as brushing their teeth. They could decompose the steps, do their preparation and come up..
The websites updates every second on how the world population changes. It also makes us..
CSIRO Australia’s National Science Agency operate a number of world class astronomy web observatories that are collectively known as Austr..
Class divided into groups of 3. Each group is given a Dash, clipboard, pencil and a starting point. The aim is to record the instructions ..
Students can collect weather data through the bureau of meteorology. This data source could be used in a lesson that focus on a comparison..
We have a mat that has a sequence on it and the children have to follow a set algorithm or set of instructions in order to locate an item ..