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The Caesar Shift Cipher and Pattern Detection

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Title:

The Caesar Shift Cipher and Pattern Detection

URL:

https://www.cipherchallenge.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Lesson-plan-1.pptx

Content Source:

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CipherChallenge.org
Type: Learning Activity

Overview:

Students will create a Caesar cipher wheel, explore word patterns, and decrypt a message using a Caesar cipher tool. 

Content Standard(s):
Digital Literacy and Computer Science
DLIT (2018)
Grade: 4
1) Construct a basic system of numbers, letters, or symbols to represent information as a cipher.

Examples: Combine data from multiple sources, sorting multi-level.

Unpacked Content
Evidence Of Student Attainment:
Students will:
  • construct a basic system of numbers, letters, or symbols to represent information as a cipher.
Teacher Vocabulary:
  • basic system of numbers
  • symbols
  • represent information
  • cipher
Knowledge:
Students know:
  • a basic system of numbers, letters, or symbols can represent information as a cipher.
Skills:
Students are able to:
  • construct a basic system of numbers, letters, or symbols to represent information as a cipher.
Understanding:
Students understand that:
  • a basic system of numbers, letters, or symbols can represent information as a cipher.
Tags: cipher, decrypt, encrypt, patterns
License Type: Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives
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Author: Aimee Bates