We are going to take a look at Khan Academy's Programming Course (which should allow you to work at your own pace to reinforce the concepts that we will discuss/demonstrate in class). Use this log sheet to track your learning.
We are also going to take a look at Scratch as a warm up for JAVA programming. Please work your way through the introductory lessons. These videos will also help.
But before we do anything, we are going to talk about Peanut Butter and Jam Sandwiches ;)
You have the entire week to work your way through these introductory lessons. We will be working on more complex ideas next week.
This is a very interesting news article about the newest supercomputer with a million CPU cores. You can find the story here.
Since this is my first time using our brand new kits I look forward to learning along side of you as we work together to "figure" everything out. This is a great opportunity for the Padawans to outshine the Jedi!
We will talk about evaluation and expectations and establish our categories for success and class "norms". It should take you 8 class days to complete this assignment. You will need this tracking sheet.
The world's first robotic band, covering Depeche Mode. Most of this was made using components we have in our classroom, including an Arduino and Lego Robotics.
This will be the on-line binder for TEJ3/4MI