Grok Academy
Introducing Grok Academy!

The ACA is joining forces with Grok Learning to form a new organisation Grok Academy. This new organisation will be your one stop shop for all your digital technologies needs. For more information go to grokacademy.org

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Assessment

The Gauntlet of Riddles

Bands: Years 7-8, 9-10

Duration: 4 hours

An assessment task designed for Year 7-8 that assesses programming

A collection that includes a classroom activity, summative programming assignment and assessment rubrics to help you get started assessing the Digital Technologies curriculum.

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Curriculum Concepts

Key concept

F-2 3-4 5-6 7-8 9-10
Data representation
(ACTDIK002) (ACTDIK008) (ACTDIK015) (ACTDIK024) (ACTDIK035)
Algorithms
(ACTDIP004) (ACTDIP010) (ACTDIP019) (ACTDIP029) (ACTDIP040)
Implementation
(ACTDIP011) (ACTDIP020) (ACTDIP030) (ACTDIP041)

Linked resources

Assessing Digital Technologies (Secondary)

In this webinar, Bruce and Owen present the ACA assessment task *The Gauntlet of Riddles*.

Assessing the Digital Technologies Curriculum

Learn some practical tips on how to asses the Digital Technologies Curriculum.

Python Chatbot

Write code to create word games and develop a Pirate Chatbot. Arrr, me hearties!

Data Representation

Play with binary numbers, encrypt text, stylise images and make music using Python.

Data encryption

Learn how data is protected using encryption.