Sunday, May 1, 2016

Week of May 2nd - 6th, 2016

(Interesting article on AI and Robotics:
The driverless truck is coming, and it’s going to automate millions of jobs)

Last day to work on Arduino lab

Review Arduino lab worksheet

Why Learn to Code?
Introduce RUR-PLE:

subroutine def
for count in range() loop
if, if/else

You can download RUR-PLE from here. Get the .exe for Windows, or the .dmg for OS X.

Group 3 AI/Robotics current events due:
P1: Katie P., Amy, Parth, Anvitha, Maya
P2: Trisha, Frank, Jack, Anna

Introduce RUR-PLE while loop

Continue with RUR-PLE
Everyone should be on second problem set by the end of today's class

Continue with RUR-PLE

Friday, April 22, 2016

Week of April 25th - 29th, 2016

Continue with 5 jobs of an operating system: processor management, memory and storage management, device management, application interface, and user interface
User interface videos:

Introduce file names and paths.

Wrap up file names and paths.

Do hands-on OS with terminal window
Hand out review sheet for test on computer hardware, history, operating systems - Thursday, April 28th
Introduce Arduino, Sparkfun Inventor's Kit, begin Arduino labs


Group 2 AI/Robotics current events:
P1: Katherine I., Eric, Thomas, Carly, Jillian
P2: Amanda, James, Nicholas, Grace, Andrey

Continue with Arduino labs

Review for test
Continue with Arduino labs -- last day?  We shall see. . . 

test on computer hardware, history, operating systems
when finished, work on Robotics/AI paper

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Week of April 18th - 22nd, 2016

Personal day for Mr. Judkis
Begin work on Robotics/AI paper

Computer hardware vocab due (moved from Monday)
Begin signups for AI/Robotics presentations
Computer dissection


shortened periods - distance learning
Group 1 robotics/AI current events:
P1: Juliana, Emily, Kristen, Alex, Eddie
P2: Keely, Abby, Katie, Lauren, Neha
Introduce computer bus and bus services

Fetch/execute cycle

Experiment with the Visible Computer - Class handout
Discuss computer chips, Moore's Law
Video: How do they make computer chips? Zoom into a microchip  Photolithography
Discuss modern computer history: 1960s to today.

Complete computer hardware discussion:
Discuss how a disk drive works

Read "How Operating Systems Work" for today
Operating Systems vocabulary due
Introduce operating systems: two roles, five jobs of an operating system

Friday, April 8, 2016

Week of April 11th - 15th, 2016

Read "Cartoon Guide" through page 65 for today
Computer hardware basics - input, output, storage, processing worksheet in class
Begin discussing history of computers - Jacquard, Babbage, Lovelace, Hollerith
Videos: Babbage's Difference Engine
Give out computer hardware vocab sheet for next Monday

Finish "Cartoon Guide" for today
Review for midterm
Continue with history of computers: Babbage, Hollerith, WW II computers
Videos: The Queen of Code ENIAC SAGE

Midterm exam

Return midterms, go over any questions

Introduce 2nd marking period current events plan
Take survey
Take the rest of the period to study for midterms

JSUMC Rotation #5

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Week of April 4th - 8th, 2016

Introduce Artificial Intelligence paper and presentation assignment.
begin Robotics/AI videos, as time allows:
Give out "How to solder" packet for Wednesday

Part 2 of Medical Informatics project due at beginning of class
Complete Robotics/AI videos, discussion

Group 4 current events:
P1: Stella, Angelina, Vithoria, Joelle
P2: Mikaela, Scott, Karlo, Taylor
Hand out Cartoon Guide to Computers - read p 47 - 65 for Monday.
Introduce Soldering: How To Solder video, in-class worksheet
Discuss basic electronics - circuits, resistors, capacitors, LEDs, transistors

soldering lab - build a blinky thing (technically it's called a multivibrator. . . )
JSUMC rotation #4

Friday, March 18, 2016

Week of March 21st - 25th, 2016

Last day to work on informatics presentations
Everyone must be ready to start presenting right away on Tuesday

Begin medical informatics presentations

Group 3 current events due:
P1: Katie P., Amy, Parth, Anvitha, Maya
P2: Trisha, Frank, Jack, Anna
Continue with medical informatics presentations

Class periods shortened for International Fair
Complete medical informatics presentations (if needed)
Class time to work on part II writeup

Spring break begins!

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Week of March 14th - 18th, 2016

Review for test on HTML, dynamic HTML, security - be prepared to ask questions about anything that you're not sure about.
When finished, work on medical informatics presentations

test on HTML, dynamic HTML, security
When finished, please complete survey on your security knowledge
then work on informatics presentations

Group 2 current events:
P1: Katherine I., Eric, Thomas, Carly, Jillian
P2: Amanda, James, Nicholas, Grace, Andrey

All groups working on informatics presentations
Mr. J. will return feedback to all groups via email by Thursday morning

All groups working on informatics presentations - last class time today.
We will begin presenting on Monday.

JSUMC rotation #3