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Technology and Technologies Terminology - Word Wall

PDF | 35 pages|Grades: 5 - 6

96 vocabulary word wall cards and a poster about technology, to display in your classroom.

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The vocabulary words include: algorithm, app (application), ASCII (American Standard Code for Information Interchange), augmented reality (AR), basic functions, binary, binary codes, binary data, binary digits (bits), biomimicry, bit (binary digit), bitmap, bug, byte, central processing unit (CPU), cloud computing (‘the cloud’), code, coding, common digital systems, communication networks, components, computational thinking, criteria for success, data, data and information storage components, data duplication, data mismatch, data omission, default settings, digital systems, email, encryption of data, equipment, ethernet cards, external components, external devices, external hard drive, external output components, features, fibre, function, functionality, game interface, hard disk, hard drive, HTML (Hypertext Markup Language), HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol), input, icons, IF statement, information systems, internal components, internal processing components, internet, intranet, iPad, keyboard, main components, malware (malicious software), materials, microphone, networks, output, parameter, pixel, product, program, programming, programming language, projector, protecting files, prototype, robotics, social sustainability, Scratch, screen, sharing information digitally, social network, software, speakers, stylus, sustainable, sustainability criteria, systems, tablet, technology, technologies, tools, touch systems, transmit data, unicode, USB (Universal Serial Bus), variable, visualisation software tools, web-based information, wireless devices.

Technology and Technologies Terminology - Vocabulary

algorithm app (application) ASCII (American Standard Code for Information Interchange)
augmented reality (AR) basic functions binary
binary codes binary data binary digits (bits)
biomimicry bit (binary digit) bitmap
bug byte central processing unit (CPU)
cloud computing ('the cloud') code coding
common digital systems communication networks components
computational thinking criteria for success data
data and information storage components data duplication data mismatch
data omission default settings digital systems
email encryption of data equipment
ethernet cards external components external devices
external hard drive external output components features
fibre function functionality
game interface hard disk hard drive
HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) input
icons IF statement information systems
internal components internal processing components internet
intranet iPad keyboard
main components malware (malicious software) materials
microphone networks output
parameter pixel product
program programming programming language
projector protecting files prototype
robotics social sustainability Scratch
screen sharing information digitally social network
software speakers stylus
sustainable sustainability criteria systems
tablet technology technologies
tools touch systems transmit data
unicode USB (Universal Serial Bus) variable
visualisation software tools web-based information wireless devices
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