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Capability

I Think It Looks Like… (Part 1)

Critical and Creative Thinking is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum.  One element is “Generating ideas, possibilities and actions”. This element involves students Imagining possibilities and connecting ideas Considering alternatives Seeking solutions and putting ideas into action. So, what does this look like in your classroom? Creating new ideas Connecting two ideas […]

What Does It Look Like in Your Classroom? (Part 5)

ICT Capability is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum.  One element is “Managing and Operating ICT”. This element involves students developing an ability to Select and use hardware and software Understand ICT systems Manage digital data So, what does this look like in your classroom? Student selecting the right piece of equipment […]

What Does It Look Like in Your Classroom? (Part 4)

ICT Capability is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum.  One element is “Communicating with ICT”.  This element involves students developing an ability to: Collaborate, share and exchange Understand computer-mediated communications So, what does this look like in your classroom? Selecting technology tools to safely view information Selecting age appropriate ICT tools to […]

What Does It Look Like in Your Classroom? (Part 3)

ICT Capability is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum.  One element is “Creating with ICT”.  This element involves students developing an ability to Generate ideas, plans and processes Generate solutions to challenges and learning area tasks. So, what does this look like in your classroom? Using Inspiration to create mind maps Making […]

What does It Look Like in Your Classroom? (Part 2)

ICT Capability is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum.  One element is “Investigating with ICT”.  This element involves students developing an ability to Define and plan information searches Locate, generate and access data and information Select and evaluate data and information.   So, what does this look like in your classroom? Using […]

What does It Look Like in Your Classroom? (Part 1)

ICT Capability is one of the general capabilities in the Australian Curriculum. One element is “Applying social and ethical protocols and practices when using ICT”. This element involves students developing an ability to Recognise intellectual property Apply digital information security practices Apply personal security protocols Identify the impacts of ICT in Society So, what does […]