Outcome Chart - Nova Scotia - Exploring Technology Grade 10

Overall Expectations

Students will:

  • evaluate and manage technological systems
  • demonstrate an understanding of the history and evolution of technology, and of its social and cultural implications
  • demonstrate an understanding of their personal responsibility in determining the future.

Specific Expectations

Students will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the impacts of technology and its cultural and historical influences
  • investigate strengths related to technological career options
  • safely employ appropriate tools, machines, and equipment to solve technological problems
  • demonstrate an awareness of diverse target audiences
  • create solutions to design problems using a variety of communication media
  • demonstrate effective use of communications and design tools

Lessons that meet Grade 10 expectations

Challenging Hate Online

Cyberbullying and the Law

Deconstructing Web Pages

Finding and Authenticating Online Information on Global Development Issues

First Person

Free Speech and the Internet

Hate 2.0

Hoax? Scholarly Research? Personal Opinion? You Decide!

Online Propaganda and the Proliferation of Hate

Scapegoating and Othering

The Privacy Dilemma: Lesson Plan for Senior Classrooms

Thinking about Hate

Who Knows? Your Privacy in the Information Age

Student Tutorials (Licensed Resource)