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Thursday 10/4

opening Opening activity:

Open the Vocab Sheet.

Today you will do the term 'programming language'. Save it to the Vocab folder you made in your personal folder as programming language.

 

classwork Classwork:

Please do the lesson on Programming Languages. Log in with your school email which is
yourstudent#@student.myscps.us

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

Watch Sheldon make a flow chart.

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Tuesday 10/2

opening Opening activity:

Open the Vocab Sheet.

Today you will do the term 'flow chart'. Save it to the Vocab folder you made in your personal folder as flow chart.

 

classwork Classwork:

Continue with the programming lessons. You should be working on Assignments 7 or 8 today.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

Watch these robots sorting construction waste for recycling.

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Monday 10/1

opening Opening activity:

Take this pre-test about sensors. Don't panic, you're not expected to know the topic yet.

 

classwork Classwork:

Open the Scale for Robot Sensors. Read it carefully, and decide what number refers to you today.

Open the Scale Chart for Robot Sensors.

  • Add your name and today's date
  • pull the first happy face down to your number
  • highlight the things you don't know in the table beneath
  • save to your Scale Chart folder.

Come to the front of the room, so I can introduce the sensors to you.

After the lesson:

Answer these questions.

If there is time, continue with the programming lessons.

closing Closing activity:

Log off and come to the front to watch a video.

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Thursday 9/27


opening
 Opening activity:

Look at this flow chart. .

 

classwork Classwork:

Learning Goal: Student will write a program to control a robot.

Daily objective: Understand how to design a program using a flow chart.

Come to the front of the room for the lesson.Look at the Flow chart shapes.

Look at this explanation of flow charts.

After I have presented the material, go back to your seat .

With a partner, one of you should open their Google Drive from ePassport, and start a new
Google Drawing. Choose one of the following situations, and together make a flow chart to explain to 
someone else how you go about doing it. Watch this video to see how to make a flow chart in Google Drawings.

  1. Get up and go to school in the morning
  2. Bake brownies
  3. Build a table
  4. A topic of your choice - get approval from me first.

Make sure that the drawing is headed with name, date, class color and both your names.

Get the shareable link for your Google drawing, and turn it in to me on the form below.

Make sure that both your names are on the drawing.

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

 

Dubai's Autonomous Flying Taxi service.

 

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Tuesday 9/25

opening Opening activity:

Open the Vocab Sheet.

Today you will do the term 'pick-and-place robot'. Save it to the Vocab folder you made in your personal folder as pick-and-place robot.

 

classwork Classwork:

 

Continue with the programming lessons.

You should be busy with assignment 7 Functions.

Turn your work in!

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

 

Anyone can now go online and take a course in becoming a self-driving car engineer.

Sadly, it's not free.

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Monday 9/24

opening Opening activity:

Open the Vocab Sheet.

Today you will do the term 'LED'. Save it to the Vocab folder you made in your personal folder as LED.

 

classwork Classwork:

 

Continue with the programming lessons.

You should be finishing 4 Turns and moving on to 7 Functions. You should have done 5 and 6 some time ago, when
we couldn't use the computers.

Turn your work in!

 

closing Closing activity:

Your Closing Activity will vary each day. Please do not do it before the appropriate time. It is designed to have everyone in their seats for the last few minutes of the period.

 

Watch this video about Skydio, an intelligent drone.

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