Grade 8: Technology
Resources
Past Papers and Practice activities
Tasks & Assessments
Grade 8: Technology


GOOGLE CLASSROOM
Digital Tech
Grade 8B/C/F
Code - ukbi6qb
CAPS CURRICULUM DOCUMENT

EDUCATORS
Mr Musvavairi

lmusvavairi@holycrosshigh.co.za

Mr Fouche

jfouchet@holycrosshigh.co.za

Resources

Free online resource. Text book
(Teachers Guide can be found on online staffroom)
The Technological process described.

Past Papers and Practice activities

Book 1Book 2
G8 Research on the existing structures
G8 Write a design brief for a model of a bridge
G8 Problem identification and design specification
G8 Investigate what the bridge will be used for
G8 Comparison by drawing two types of bridges
G8 Draw and label four design features of a bridge
G8 Draw and label rough sketches of a bridge
G8 Choose the best model draw 2D and 3D sketches
Grade 8 Making the model of the bridge
G8 Evaluating the bridge design
G8 Develop a project portfolio
G8 Design 1
G8 Design isometric drawings 1 
Grade 8 Design isometric drawings 2
G8 Design isometric drawings 3
G8 Design isometric drawings 4
G8 Design 2
G8 Design 3
G8 Drawings
G8 Draw isometric figures
G8 Draw 1
G8 Draw 2
G8 Drawing copying
G8 Drawings copy 1
G8 Drawings copy 2
G8 Draw isometric drawings
G8 Orthograph projections
G8 Shape of materials
G8 Strengthening of materials
G8 Materials strengthening and support
G8 Material support
G8 Frame structures and reinforcing techniques 1
G8 Frame structures and reinforcing techniques 2
G8 Problem identification and finding a solution
G8 Knowledge of structures, design and strengthening techniques
G8 Knowledge of frame structures, reinforcement and relationships 1
G8 Knowledge of frame structures, reinforcement and relationships 2
G8 Knowledge of frame structures, reinforcement and relationships 3
G8 Knowledge of structures, reinforcement and relationships
G8 Design of stucture
G8 Research on the types of materials
Grade 8 Research on different existing structures
G8 Investigation of a problem and finding a solution
G8 Research on the different houses
G8 Structures and stability
G8 Reinforcing technique
G8 Analysis of the fuctionality of a product
G8 Evaluation of self
G8 Identification of forces
G8 Strengthening through folding 
G8 Reinforcing of materials
G8 Reinforcing concrete
G8 Processing of clay
G8 Case study and research
G8 Evaluation of structures
G8 Research
G8 Processing
G8 Costing
G8 Combining materials with fibres
G8 Working with polyester
G8 Investigating combination of paper
G8 Design of laminated article
G8 Strengthening of manufactured boards
Grade 8 Packaging
G8 Properties for packaging
Grade 8 Research different materials for packaging
G8 Food packaging
G8 Evaluation of ways of packaging
G8 Evaluating plastic containers
G8 Strengthening packaging through lamination and folding
G8 Investigate processing of composite materials
Grade 8 Design a package for a gift
G8 Self-evaluation following completion of a module on structures
G8 Food traditional and indigenous food
G8 Working with food
G8 Research the processing of indigenous plants
G8 Medicinal plants and the market
G8 Indigenous plants 
G8 Food overweight
G8 Cocain
G8 Research food lunches
G8 Food consumption
G8 Food products
G8 Bias HIVAIDS
G8 Bias visually impared
G8 Bias physically impared
G8 Research on bias
G8 Bias advertising
G8 Energy sources
G8 Light design
G8 Electrical power
G8 Torch
G8 Electrical component
G8 Draw circuits
G8 Circuit board
G8 Switches 1
G8 Switches 2
G8 Gates 1 
G8 Safety factory
G8 Investigate gates
G8 Gates
G8 Electromagnetism
G8 Electromagnets
G8 Electromagnetic
G8 Draw transformer
G8 Calculations transformer
G8 Vocabulary electrical
G8 Evaluation
Grade 8 Comparing lighting
G8 Case study solar system
G8 Circuit symbols
G8 Electricity and Impact
G8 Evaluation
G8 Evaluation, changing axis and direction
G8 Evaluation machines
G8 Levers
G8 Evaluation
G8 Design and make
G8 Cranks
G8 Cranks understanding
G8 Evaluation
G8 Gears egg beater
G8 Gears
G8 Gears identification
G8 Gears lawnmower
G8 Evaluation
G8 Evaluation gears test 2
G8 Evaluation gear test 1
G8 Evaluation gears of a car
G8 Evaluation gears and pulleys
G8 Screws wheel mechanism
G8 Wheel mechanism
G8 Levers
G8 Pulleys
G8 Pulleys movement
G8 Pulleys ratio
G8 Pulley mechanical advantage
G8 Pulley speed
G8 Evaluation
G8 Pulleys and belt drives
G8 Pulley calculation
G8 Evaluation
G8 Evaluation belt driven pulleys
G8 Evaluation belt driven systems
G8 Systems diagram
G8 Pulley belt drives
G8 Pulleys belt systems
G8 Pulleys and belts
G8 Comparing pulleys
G8 Investigations
G8 Pulleys and belts
G8 Hydraulics
G8 Pneumatics
G8 Evaluation hydraulics and pneumatics
G8 Case study
G8 Evaluation

Tasks & Assessments



Less Waste More Action Activity
Recycle paper to make a box