Understanding algorithms and the smiley face biscuit challenge (Years F-2)

Algorithms are a key concept in Digital Technologies. They help us follow, describe and represent a sequence of steps and decisions needed to solve problems. This resource explores some idea for following algorithms including the smiley face biscuit visual algorithm challenge.

Additional details

Year band(s) F-2
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Document
Core and overarching concepts Algorithms
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)
ACTDIP004

Follow, describe and represent a sequence of steps and decisions (algorithms) needed to solve simple problems

Keywords Abstraction, algorithms, DTiF, dtif, DTIF, ACARA
Organisation

Australian Government Department of Education and Training

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Australian Government Department of Education and Training, CC BY 4.0