Sunday, November 27, 2016

Week of November 28th - December 2nd, 2016

Do Python string and list worksheet
Introduce Python lists and loops: strings, for loop, range()

Guessing Game programs (and code review) due by 11:30
Python string and list exercises worksheet due by 11:30
Continue with Python lists and loops - complete in-class loop exercises, give out loop homework

Group 2 AI/Robotics current events due:
p1: Christina, Shai, Arsala, Kurt
p2: Willow, Jessica, Curran, Eshaan, Danish
Hand out review sheet for first Python test
Review loop homework
Begin working on List challenges

Here's a link with some extra Python practice


30 minutes to work on List challenges
Introduce subroutine parameters, return values

List challenges due
Review for Python test on Monday

Go the Python section of and create an account, by clicking on "Create Account" in the upper right-hand corner of the home page. Use your school email as your ID. When you enter your name, please type your period, followed by your last name, followed by your first name, like this:
                2 – Jones, Mike
Then, back on the home page, click "prefs". At the bottom of the page, under Teacher Share, enter my email address, This will allow me to see your progress.

Please complete problems in Warmup-1.  If you finish, go on to Logic-1 and List-1.

Signup for AI presentation topics begins next Tuesday at 7:30 AM. (Moved from Monday due to test. . . )

Friday, November 18, 2016

Week of November 21st - 24th, 2016

Check out this Google AI Experiments web site that lets you play with machine learning.

about a half hour to work on "Variables, Types, Expressions, Input and Output" worksheet
introduce logical tests and boolean expressions, while and break
Begin work on Guessing Game exercises

"Variables, Types, Expressions, Input and Output" worksheet due by 11:30
Everyone working on Guessing Game exercises

Group 1 AI/Robotics current events:
Remember to enter your topic here and be sure no one else from your section is already doing it.
P1: Ridhima, Dienye, Abigail, Sarah, Daniela
P2: Liza, Sydney, Adriana, Subhan, Dante

Probably the last in-class day to work on Guessing Game exercises and code reviews

Thursday, Friday:
No school, Thanksgiving vacation

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Week of November 14th - 18th, 2016

Sign up here to get AI news in your email every Monday.

Introduce Artificial Intelligence current event, paper, and presentation assignment.
begin Robotics/AI videos, as time allows:

Complete Robotics/AI videos, discussion


Resume working with Python - program file format, boolean expressions
Walk through "Fahrenheit to Celsius" converter program in class
Everyone working on "Variables, Expressions, Input and Output" worksheet

Everyone working on "Variables, Expressions, Input and Output" worksheet

Final JSUMC rotation

Friday, November 4, 2016

Week of November 7th - 11th, 2016

Go over RUR-PLE test.
Finish first Python handout - raw_input(), type conversion, the print statement, and print format strings.
Begin Variables, Expressions, Types, Input and Output project.

Tuesday (election day):
First IDLE exercises due by the end of lunch.
Review for the midterm.

Midterm exam

Thursday, Friday:
NJEA Convention, no school