Rubbish recording and reduction: Part 2

In this lesson sequence students use Excel to present data in a variety of ways.

Additional details

Year band(s) 3-4
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Data acquisition, Abstraction
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Recognise different types of data and explore how the same data can be represented differently depending on the purpose


Discuss how existing and student solutions satisfy the design criteria and user stories


Use the core features of common digital tools to create, locate and communicate content, following agreed conventions


Use the core features of common digital tools to share content, plan tasks, and collaborate, following agreed behaviours, supported by trusted adults

Keywords Graphs, Excel, Spreadsheets, Data collection, Environment, Sustainability, Data representation
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs Mathematics, Science, Digital Literacy, Sustainability



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