What is one digital technology you use everyday?
Digital technologies use computers to store and process information. They are used for communication, entertainment, and work. Digital technologies help us connect with people and learn new things.
The first digital computer was built in 1937 and was called the Z1. The first digital photograph was taken in 1957 and stored on a magnetic tape. The first digital music was released in 1982 and was called 'Computer World' by the group Kraftwerk.
Did you know?
What are some of the digital technologies you use in your day-to-day life?
How do digital technologies help you learn new information?
What have you learned about digital technologies so far?
What is a computer?
- A type of fruit
- A type of shoe
- A machine that can store and process information
- A musical instrument
What is the internet?
- A global network of computers that are connected and can share information
- A type of food seasoning
- An underwater creature
- An ancient artifact
What is a smartphone?
- A special kind of pencil
- A mobile device that can make calls, send messages, and access the internet
- An animal with smart abilities
Work together in pairs: Q: What are three ways that digital technologies can help us learn?