Hold the Computer: Designing Optimal Algorithms for Creating Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches

Students explore the core concepts of Computer Science problem modeling, algorithm design, optimization, and performance evaluation using a metaphor of building peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. They follow instructions to make a sandwich using a computer command narrative.

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Resource Details

Grade
6th - 8th
Subjects
Math
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning