Syllabus
Discovery Assignments
Discovery IB Unit

Daily Memo

CSTA K-12 Computer Science Standards
IC - Impacts of Computing 2-IC-20 - Compare tradeoffs associated with computing technologies that affect people's everyday activities and career options.
AP - Algorithms & Programming 1B-AP-11 - Decompose (break down) problems into smaller, manageable subproblems to facilitate the program development process. 1B-AP-15 - Test and debug (identify and fix errors) a program or algorithm to ensure it runs as intended.

Day 29
You will need to install this text editor. We are going to start working with code. Next, go to App Basics.

Day 26
As part of the evaluation that the administration performs on teachers, I'd like you to go to Student Survey and rate me. Be honest. I will be able to see the results, but not who made them. If you have time, go to the assignments page and click on App Exploration & App I/O. Make a copy for your drive. We are going to begin talking about designing an app

Day 25
Community Project Tuesday!

Day 24
Go to the assignments page and click on App Exploration & App I/O. Make a copy for your drive. We are going to begin talking about designing an app

Day 22
Go to the assignments page and click on Storage & Processing. Make a copy, follow the directions with a partner. Turn it in to Google Classroom by the end of the period.

Day 21
It's Community Project Tuesday! Get your journaling done now. Don't wait until the last minute!

Day 20
Go to the assignments page and click on Card Sorting. With a partner, follow the steps outlined. Each person must fill out the worksheet and submit it individually by the end of the period

Day 18
Go to the assignments page and click on Input & Output. Click on File>Save as a copy. Open it in your google Docs and complete it. Share it in Google Classroom

Day 17
Watch this video, then do the paper activity.

Day 16
Community Project Tuesday

Day 10
Today we start Community Projects

Day 9
Continue working on The Problem Solving Process. Turn it in to Google Classroom when you finished. If you do finish it, get a hard copy of the 3-page hand-out Using the Problem Solving Process.

Day 7
In your groups, work on The Problem Solving Process Each person needs to complete the form even if you do it together. You need to upload it to our Google Classroom for a grade. Don't get behind so early in the semester!

Day 6
Go to the assignments page and click in The Problem Solving Process. Make a copy, and in your groups, follow the instructions. You will turn it in to Google Classrom When you finish, although it may take more than one class period.

Day 3
We'll be working on an unplugged assignment today. You are going to make a boat and test it.


Making a boat with aluminium foil

Day 2
We're going to reset your email password then enroll in your online class Enter the code for your class

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Day 1
Introductions, seating chart, website