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A to Zap!
Students are given a play telephone, the students correctly dial their phone number 3 out of 5 times. They use the computer program A to Zap!, students complete the telephone activity by correctly clicking on the numbers of the phone numbers given 3 out of 5 times.
K Technology & Engineering 3 Views 4 Downloads
Programming and PB&J
Young scholars use peanut butter and jelly sandwiches as a method for learning computer programming skills. In this computer programming instructional activity, students write a detailed, step-by-step program for how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.
6th - 7th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 10 Downloads
Using Variables And Ratios To Get You in the Right Gear
Students examine the use of variable and ratio in everyday situations including figuring out the gear ratios for the gears on a 12 speed bike. They use the bubble sort technique to write a computer program which will determine the bicycle gears.
9th - 11th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 2 Downloads
Alice Computer Programming
Young scholars explore multimedia components. In this science inquiry instructional activity, students read "Invitation to the Game" by Monica Hughes and they use the Alice Computer Programming System to better understand population dynamics.
6th - 8th Technology & Engineering 11 Views 32 Downloads
Arduino Blink Challenge
Emerging engineers read about how Arduino software and how it can be used. Then they follow a nine-step tutorial to connect an Arduino board to a computer and put it to work! The objective is to code a program that will cause an LED to consistently turn on for five seconds, then turn off for two.
9th - 12th Science 4 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
TECH:Introduction to Programming (IT)
Students complete an activity that illustrates the concepts of giving accurate instructions and computer programming. They also identify the relationship of the instructions/code to computer programming. Students then create a peanut butter sandwich by writing an HTML web page and use programmable robots.
9th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 6 Views 43 Downloads
Totally Awesome Answers to Wacky Wonders
Middle schoolers work with a partner to gather information on a question from two sources using a computer program and the Internet. They also write a report with visuals to air on closed-circuit TV for the school. Use this lesson to practice incorporating multimedia into an expository report.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 60 Downloads
Grand Grocery Graphs
Students experience creating their own graphs on graph paper and the computer program "Graph Club." They approach this task by utilizing food as their primary source for the activities. In addition, they interact with their peers as they explain their graphs to them and answer any questions they may have about their graphs.
1st - 4th Language Arts 4 Views 23 Downloads
Computer Programming: Learning Alice Programming
Young scholars examine the Alice Program. In this computer programming lesson, students use the drag and drop program method and view a PowerPoint presentation. Young scholars will then create a snowman by using the drag and drop method.
10th - 12th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 2 Downloads