2009 Fall Exploring CS

Turn in late work

MonTuesWed/ThursFri
01/25/2010

Projects
Survey
Survey Receipt
01/26/2010

Turn in projects
Fill out Presentation Plan
01/27/2010

Project presentation
01/29/2010

Day between semesters
NO SCHOOL
01/18/2010

MLK - relax
01/19/2010

Projects
01/20/2010

Projects
01/22/2010

Projects
01/11/2010

Finish Internet discussion
Work on websites
01/12/2010

Website turnins
01/13/2010

Final Project Rubric
01/15/2010
01/04/2010

Intro to the Internet
01/05/2010

The World Wide Web

Class work:
W3C Tutorial
01/06/2010

Ms. Martin OUT Thurs : (

Class work:
HTML lab
01/08/2010
12/14/2009

Robot commands

Class work:
Random and picture functions
12/15/2009

Class work:
Random and picture functions
12/16/2009

Robot sensing

Class work:
Sensing programs
12/18/2009
12/7/2009

Wireless presentations
12/8/2009

Introduction to Scribblers and Python

Programs:
robotsong.py
12/9/2009

12/11/2009

Robot Motion

Turn in song, dance and light sensor programs
11/30/2009

Cellphones
12/01/2009

Wireless research

Sample:
NFC research
12/02/2009

Wireless posters
12/04/2009

Yaw Anokwa on mobile phones in Africa
11/23/2009

More operating systems
11/24/2009

Jeopardy!
11/25/2009

QUIZ
11/27/2009

RECOVER FROM TURKEY
11/16/2009

Reassemble computers
11/17/2009

BIOS
11/18/200911/20/2009
11/09/2009

Work on papers
11/10/2009

Work on papers
11/11/2009

Hardware
11/13/2009

Take apart computers

Mac vs. PC essay due - Turn it in

Quarter grades submitted
11/02/2009

Slides:
pdf16x16 Binary

Class work:
pdf16x16 Digital data webquest
Flower Image
11/03/2009

Class work:
Survey
11/04/2009 - 11/05/2009

MS. MARTIN OUT THURSDAY

Movie: Pirates of Silicon Valley
11/06/2009

MS. MARTIN OUT

Writing assignment:
pdf16x16 Macs vs PCs
10/26/2009

Slides:
pdf16x16 Capacitors

Class work:
Capacitor lab
10/27/2009

Slides:
pdf16x16 Integrated Circuits

Class work:
555-timer lab
10/28/2009

SHORT DAY

What's a computer?
10/30/2009

BLOCK DAY

Slides:
pdf16x16 Analog vs. Digital

Class work:
7-segment displays and binary lab
10/19/2009

Class work:
Project Survey
10/20/2009

Scratch review
10/21/2009

Quiz

Slides:
pdf16x16 Intro to Electronics

Class work:
Exploring equipment
10/23/2009

Class work:
Circuits lab
10/12/2009

Project presentations
10/13/2009

Slides:
pdf16x16 Games
10/16/2009

Evaluate productive games
10/5/2009

Work Day
10/6/2009

Work Day
10/7/2009

PRODUCT DUE - Turn it in
10/9/2009

NO SCHOOL
9/28/2009

Work Day

Programs:
Opening Screen, Levels
Moving Sprite
9/29/2009

Work Day
9/30/2009

Work Day

STORYBOARD, PROPOSAL, SKELETON DUE - Turn proposal and skeleton in

MS. MARTIN OUT OCT 1
10/2/2009

Work Day

MS. MARTIN OUT

STORYBOARD, PROPOSAL, SKELETON DUE - Turn proposal and skeleton in
9/21/2009

PROJECT 1 INTRODUCED

Slides:
pdf16x16 Requirements, elevator pitches
9/22/2009

PROJECT 1 INFO:
pdf16x16 Rubric
pdf16x16 Proposal Template
pdf16x16 Real World Spec
pdf16x16 Simpsons Storyboarding
9/23/2009

Work Day

ELEVATOR PITCH DUE - Turn it in
9/25/2009 - Blog post

GUEST SPEAKER
9/14/2009 - Blog post

Slides:
pdf16x16 Scratch variables and loops

Class work:
pdf16x16 Scratch drawings worksheet
9/15/2009

Extra class work:
pdf16x16 Stamping tree
9/16/2009 - Blog post

Class work:
Survey
9/18/2009 - Blog post

GUEST SPEAKER
9/7/2009

Enjoy Labor Day weekend!
9/8/2009

No school
9/9/2009 - Blog post

Handouts:
pdf16x16 Syllabus
pdf16x16 Parent Letter
pdf16x16 Contract


9/10/2009 - Blog post
9/11/2009 - Blog post

Slides:
pdf16x16 Intro to Scratch