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Year 8 Digitech

Subject Information

Each Year 8 class rotates through the Technology subjects, spending a term in each subject.

The term spent in Digital Technologies is broken into two units. In Unit 1, students build on the computational thinking skills they learnt in Year 7 through programming with Sphero and Lego robots. In Unit 2, Students continue to develop the skills and knowledge needed to design and develop digital outcomes through learning to make stop motion animations using Lego.

Students cover Progress Outcome 3 from the Computational Thinking strand of the Digital Technologies Curriculum:

Students also cover Progress Outcome 2 from the Designing and Developing Digital Outcomes strand: