F-10 Curriculum (V8)
F-10 Curriculum (V9)
Tools and resources
This resource provides strategies for assessing aspects of the Digital Technologies subject in the Australian Curriculum that relate to the representation of data in binary code. The resource includes an assessment planner and rubric, as well as links to curriculum and learning resources.
This PDF provides suggestions for using bread tags and plastic bottle caps to collect, organise and represent data.
This PDF provides a sequence of content for the Digital Technologies subject in the Australian Curriculum
This resource provides strategies for assessing students' ability to interpret, process, analyse and represent data using spreadsheets, pivot tables, plotting data and scripting activities. A link to a data set from a koala hospital provides extensive data for students to use. The resource includes maps, graphs and charts, ...
This resource provides examples of ways Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures can be integrated into Digital Technologies. Examples include 'classification and sorting data' and 'designing solutions'.
This PDF provides a list of books that are useful for exploring key concepts and ideas in Digital Technologies.
This video demonstrates ways in which data can be manipulated in spreadsheets. It is the first in a series of four.
This PDF uses colour coding to provide a line of sight between key concepts, content descriptions and achievement standards in the Digital Technologies subject in the Australian Curriculum.
This PDF is a worksheet that accompanies the years F-2 sample assessment task called Stepping out.
This article explores ways of building integrated STEM programs so that students have
opportunities to make connections to crosscutting concepts and real-world problems. This is
proposed through the lens of a framework.
Digital Technologies in Focus curriculum officers discuss a lesson about Artificial Intelligence with Simon Collier and a student.
This PDF lists seven ways in which schools can support the Digital Technologies curriculum
This newsletter from the Digital Technologies in Focus project includes information about schools' projects, assessment tasks, artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality, the Australian Curriculum, and useful resources.
This newsletter from the Digital Technologies in Focus project includes information about schools projects, the Australian Curriculum, and useful resources.
Alyangula Area School is a government school located in Alyangula on Groote Eylandt, in the Northern Territory on the Traditional Lands of the Anindilyakwa People. Martin Levins is one of ACARA’s curriculum officers who works directly with the school to support the implementation of the Australian Curriculum: Digital Technologies. ...
This document presents the milestones in Faith Lutheran College's participation in the Digital Technologies in Focus project.
This document presents the milestones in St James Catholic College's participation in the Digital Technologies in Focus project.
This PDF comprises four worksheets that allow students to observe, investigate, manipulate and program simple line-following robots (Ozobots), engaging in the computational thinking process while working with data.
This three-page document gives suggestions for selecting and organising Digital Technologies resources, including physical equipment, unplugged activities and online links. It includes a simple template that may be helpful in documenting these.
This article explores the concept of computational thinking within computer science learning
and in relation to other learning areas. The authors assert that because of its focus on
analysis, computational thinking is not only suitable for computation but also the
development of systems-based on computation.