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Technology Standards Learning Progressions

8.2 Technology Education, Engineering, and Design All students will develop an understanding of the nature and impact of technology, engineering, technological design, and the designed world, as they relate to the individual, global society, and the environment.
G. The Designed World
By the end of Grade 2 By the end of Grade 4 By the end of Grade 8 By the end of Grade 12
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.2.G.1 Describe how the parts of a common toy or tool interact and work as part of a system.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.4.G.1 Examine a malfunctioning tool and use a step-by-step process to troubleshoot and present options to repair the product.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.8.G.1 Explain why human-designed systems, products, and environments need to be constantly monitored, maintained, and improved.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.12.G.1 Analyze the interactions among various technologies and collaborate to create a product or system demonstrating their interactivity.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.2.G.2 Explain the importance of safety in the use and selection of appropriate tools and resources for a specific purpose.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.4.G.2 Explain the functions of a system and subsystems.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.8.G.2 Explain the interdependence of a subsystem that operates as part of a system.
Content: The designed world is the product of a design process that provides the means to convert resources into products and systems.

8.2.4.G.3 Evaluate the function, value, and aesthetics of a technological product, system, or environment from the perspective of the user and the producer.