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)

Monday:
Last day to work on Arduino lab

Tuesday:
Review Arduino lab worksheet

Why Learn to Code?
Introduce RUR-PLE:

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

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

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

Introduce RUR-PLE while loop

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

Friday:
Continue with RUR-PLE

Friday, April 22, 2016

Week of April 25th - 29th, 2016

Monday:
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.

Tuesday:
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


Wednesday:

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

Continue with Arduino labs

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

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


Thursday, April 14, 2016

Week of April 18th - 22nd, 2016

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

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

Wednesday:

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


Thursday:
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.

Friday:
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

Monday:
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


Tuesday:
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


Wednesday:
Midterm exam

Thursday:
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

Friday:
JSUMC Rotation #5

Thursday, March 24, 2016

Week of April 4th - 8th, 2016


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

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


Wednesday:
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

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

Friday, March 18, 2016

Week of March 21st - 25th, 2016



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

Tuesday:
Begin medical informatics presentations

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

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


Friday:
Spring break begins!

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Week of March 14th - 18th, 2016


Monday:
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

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

Wednesday:
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

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


Friday:
JSUMC rotation #3