Technology in Grade 8 | 4ème

Technology Class in Grade 8 Meets One Time / Week (Instruction in French)

Content (e.g., Home Automation Area):
  • Analysis of the need
  • How technical object works
  • Building materials
  • Energy
  • Technological evolution
  • Making a technical object
  • Using a computer and numerical tools
Objectives:
  • Acquire knowledge of how technical objects work
  • Approach a problem creatively
  • Develop critical analysis
  • Use the design process
  • Acquisition of technical language
  • Design – Create - Built
  • Innovation and creativity
Assessment:
  • Activities
  • Long-term projects
  • Observation/Tests/quizzes
  • Oral presentation
Resources:
  • Textbook: Nathan Collection or similar
  • Mini robots
  • 3D models
  • Videos
  • 3D modeling software
  • 3D model viewer
  • Arduino – Picaxe or similar board
  • Internet
Teacher
 
M. Fabrice Günther