Thursday, May 28, 2015

Week of June 1st - 5th, 2015

You can download RUR-PLE from here. 
You can download Processing from here.


Mr. J. out on senior trip
Students working on Processing sketch assignment.  Remember to include comments!


Processing sketch assignment due at beginning of class.
Review for RUR-PLE test
Continue with Processing - conditionals and interactive sketches


Group 1 current events can be handed in:
p1: Emily A., Tait, Mary, Charlie, Kunal, Nick H., Sarah, Katie, Nicole
p2: Robert, Aaron, Deanna, Jason, Cat, Alex, Kyra, Alice

RUR-PLE test
Work on interactive sketches when done


Read "Way of the Program" for today. You will need to be logged in to your MCVSD account to read it.  Discuss high and low level languages, types of programming errors, difference between formal and natural language.  Introduce loops and system variables, local and global variables, arrays.


For today, please read the slide handout from Thursday, pages 2 and 3.  Run the sketch at the bottom of page 3.  Read the top of page 4, and do the exercises on the bottom of page 4.

Go over for and while loops, arrays, nested loops.
Give out loop worksheet -- we'll go over it in class on Monday, June 15th, after the Rutgers test.
Get started on Pong Game project.

Remember, AI/Robotics presentations are due by 11:59 PM on Monday, June 8th. You can email me a Powerpoint or a link to a shared Google Slides presentation. Your filename should be of the format yourname per#.ppt, like fred jones per3.ppt.