A matter of style

In this lesson sequence, students using the Zen Garden website reflect on criteria for effective design. They then explore the benefits of stylesheets in separating style and content and to learn to how use them.

Additional details

Year band(s) 9-10
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Computational thinking, Interactions (user design), Design thinking
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Analyse simple compression of data and how content data are separated from presentation

Technologies & Programming Language​s Webpage design
Keywords CSS, Stylesheets, Design, User interface, Interface
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs Design and Technologies



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