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Technology

Technology at Springfield Central State School is one of our of unique signature programs. Pitched at Prep to Year Six students, this subject encompasses a number of elements:
-          Making connections to ICT skills used in the C2C classroom programs
-          Cybersmart and Cybersafety programs
-          Mindmap software modelling for Years Prep to Three and applying skills from Year Four to Six.
-          Developing students ICT skills as per the EQ Smart Classrooms ICT skill matrix
-          Comparing the operating systems of Apple via Apple TV and Microsoft with both laptops and PC’s
-          Focussing on typing and keyboarding skills to a set grade level standard
-          Through LEGO and Robotics, developing problem solving skills, programming skills and making connections to other key learning areas.
-          The Technology Design Process – Ideation, Investigation, Evaluation and Production.
                                                                                         
Our resources consist of:
-          A 30 student computer lab, Interactive Whiteboard with Apple TV and WiFi connectivity.
-          Typing Tournament for Year One to Year Six students
-          Bee Bots for Prep and Year One students
-          WeDo Lego Robotics kits for Year Two and Year Three
-          NXT Lego Robots for Year 4 and 5
-          EV3 Lego Robots for Year 6