Using binary to create on/off pictures

In this sequence of lessons students develop an understanding of how computers store and send digital images and they are able to represent images in a digital format.

Additional details

Year band(s) 5-6
Content type Lesson ideas
Format Web page
Core and overarching concepts Data representation
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Explore how data can be represented by off and on states (zeros and ones in binary)

Keywords Digital images, Data representation, Binary, QR codes
Integrated, cross-curriculum, special needs Digital Literacy, Critical and creative thinking, Personal and social capability



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