(ACTDEK001) - Identify how people design & produce familiar products, services, environments; consider sustainability to meet personal & local community needs;
(ACTDEK002) - Explore how technologies use forces to create movement in products;
(ACTDEK003) - Explore how plants and animals are grown for food, clothing, shelter; how food is selected & prepared for healthy eating;
(ACTDEK004) - Explore characteristics & properties of materials & components used to produce designed solutions
(ACTDEK003); Interactive resource relating to the production, processing, preparation, storage & healthy eating. Supports learning about healthy eating, food preparation, original sources of processed foods, plants & animals from which we get our food; and food labelling and packaging; understanding where food comes from, how it is selected & prepared for healthy eating.
(ACTDEK001);(ACTDEK003); Students will discover the many products that can be made from timber in and around the home.
Teaching Resource: A cut and paste activity to assist students in understanding the difference between hardware and software.
Learn about Wool - Resource package which investigate the properties of wool and the characteristic of wool based products. Curriculum Description :Investigate how forces and the properties of materials affect the behaviour of a product or system
(ACTDEK003); iPad app; contains a digital story; quiz and information about a sheep; wool production; uses and importance of wool to people and Australia. Explore how animals are raised for their fibre and processed; the contribution made to modern societies through clothing and household products. Investigate steps involved in wool production; identify the properties of wool and its significance to Australia as a valuable export industry.
Explores the topic of wind and wind energy; designing and creating a wind turbine; understand that we can use wind to create energy and electricity; recognise words and text relating to wind and weather.
Tasmania's Auditor-General raises concerns about Hydro Tasmania's finances saying job cuts and asset sales should be on the table.
Toyota Dream Car Art Contest – Years F to 2
(ACTDEK003); (see ACTDEP016); PDF: teacher guides and student activity book exploring pulses and legumes for the UN International Year of the Pulse. It includes an introduction to pulses and seven activities with a focus on science and design technologies. Activities including making mixtures, creating calendars, measuring, inventing and drawing.
ABC Splash is an online resource that provides over 3000 videos, games and resources that align with the Australian Curriculum. Topics are accessible on iPads and engage children in interactive and multimodal texts.