7 Python + Biology challenge

DT Challenge 7 Python + Biology

Combine Biology and Digital Technologies to build an animal classifier!

Learn about the differences between animals, and how Biologists use programming to help them do science! We'll learn about the features of animals, and how to use their differences in order to classify them.

So hop in and learn some science! This course is based on the Year 7 science and the 7-8 Digital Technologies curriculum.

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Challenge Outline

# Module name Lesson Plan* Key Concepts / Threads
1 Output
2 Input
3 Decisions
4 Complex Decisions
5 Mini project: Simple classifier

* For this course, the lesson plan is provided as a single document that outlines how to make use of the challenge, and provides supporting activities for teachers to consider alongside use of the challenge.