DT Challenge - 7/8 Python - Chatbot

Write programs to solve problems with code and create word games! In this DT Challenge, you'll learn how to play Mad Libs, Questions, Taboo, and Word Chain, and even write your very own Pirate Chatbot! Can you fool your friends into thinking they're talking to a real person?

Learn how to create a series of word games with code. You'll start out with simple word games and work up to creating your very own Pirate Chatbot! Arrr, me hearties! So get cracking and we'll have you hacking like a pirate in no time!

To do the challenge offline use this guide to support students.

Additional details

Year band(s) 7-8
Content type Tools for learning
Format Interactive
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Investigate how digital systems represent text, image and audio data in binary


Implement and modify programs with user interfaces involving branching, iteration and functions in a general-purpose programming language

Technologies & Programming Language​s Python
Keywords Data: Collection, Representation, Interpretation, Specification, Algorithms, Implementation, Interactions, Python, Australian Computing Academy, Chatbot

Australian Computing Academy


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