Content Area: Technological Literacy


Index: 8.2A Grade 12 CPI 1


Standard:8.2 - Technology Education


Strand: A - Nature and Impact of Technology


Cumulative Progress Indicator: 1 -  The student will use appropriate data to discuss the full costs, benefits and trade-offs, and risks related to the use of technologies.


Grade: 12


Sample Activities:


       Climatic conditions have changed in the twenty-first century. Research scientists are looking at the oceans to create habitable communities. Create an underwater community.


        Earth is becoming uninhabitable


       Although New Jersey is well known as the Garden State, it certainly could be recognized as the Invention State. We now live in an increasing complex "global society" with demands for increased invention, design, and manufacturing to make people's lives and work more productive while meeting personal and family needs.


        Current transportation systems consume natural resources and add to pollution and congestion.


       Domino Dealer


       Fluid Power/Robotics


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