DEEPdt Learning Progressions 1st Grade Halloween Pet Challenge

DISCOVER

Making Observations

Level 4

I can use a variety observations and communicate a connection that leads me to a new idea.

Level 3

I can make observations and communicate it in to others in written and verbal form.

Level 2

I can make an observation and connect it to other ideas.

Level 1

I can make an observation.

EMPATHIZE

Me as a USER

Level 4

I can express feelings and go deeper into my story when asked Why and What makes you say that.

Level 3

I can share examples and experiences that communicate a clear and fuller understanding of my story.

Level 2

I can answer questions with a few words about a specific topic.

Level 1

I can answer questions with one word answers.

Me as a DESIGNER

Level 4

I can asks questions that generate reflection and allow for the User to take different paths.

Level 3

I can ask questions that encourage the user to go deeper with their shares.

Level 2

I can ask a follow up questions

Level 1

I can ask questions that the user is able to answer

EXPERIMENT 

Brainstorm

Level 4

I can brainstorm several ideas using words and images, building and making connections to previous ideas, and mapping out a plan to prototype.

Level 3

I can brainstorm several ideas with words and images that connect to my User’s needs and make decisions to use an idea for prototyping.

Level 2

I can brainstorm one or two ideas with a little detail and connects to my User’s needs.

Level 1

I can brainstorm an idea.

Prototyping

Level 4

I can use various objects and design a prototype that shares my vision, clearly communicates to the User my idea, and connects to their needs.

Level 3

I can use various objects to communicate visually my idea in a tangible way as well as describe how this prototype meets the needs of my User.

Level 2

I can use various object show my idea.

Level 1 

I can put various objects together.

PRODUCE

Test my Solution

Level 4

I can share my solution to others, ask questions to gain a better understanding, and collect feedback.

Level 3

I can share my solution without over explaining or trying to justify it to others and collect feedback.

Level 2

I can share my solution by showing, not telling.

Level 1

I can share my solution

Gave Feedback (I Like, I Wish, I Wonder)

Level 4

Explained and went deeper with my feedback beyond the I Can, I Wish, I Worder format.

Level 3

Communicated feedback in multiple ways, connecting it to the prototype in front of them, and explaining why.

Level 2

Shared feedback to my designer of what I liked and didn’t like.

Level 1

Told my designer an I like statement about the prototype

 Applies Feedback to Iteration

Level 4

Applied and built upon the feedback of my User to my prototype

Level 3

Applied feedback to prototype based on the information given by the User.

Level 2

Made changes/iterations to prototype

Level 1

Stayed with original design of prototype and did not iterate.