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Digital Literacy and Computer Science (2018) Grade(s): 8


Create an artifact to solve a problem using ideation and iteration in the problem-solving process.

COS Examples

Examples: Create a public service announcement or design a computer program, game, or application.

Unpacked Content


Students know:
  • that problem solving is a process to find the best solution.
  • that through ideation and iteration, the final product or artifact may be a more polished or appropriate solution.


Students are able to:
  • gather initial data about a topic.
  • informally propose a solution.
  • gather feedback on informal proposal.
  • design a solution to a chosen problem.


Students understand that:
  • problem-solving is a process.
  • products or artifacts may undergo many revisions after data is reviewed and feedback is received.


  • ideation
  • iteration
  • problem-solving process