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Messy Drawer

Bands: Years F-2

Duration: 1 hour

Tidy up and reveal the secret contents of a messy drawer.

In this activity students count, sort and explore items around the house. In computing, collecting and sorting data is a key concept. In our data-driven world, knowing what data to collect, and finding patterns in it unlocks knowledge.

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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)
Data collection
(ACTDIP003) (ACTDIP009) (ACTDIP016) (ACTDIP025) (ACTDIP036)
Data interpretation
(ACTDIP003) (ACTDIP009) (ACTDIP016) (ACTDIP026) (ACTDIP037)

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