Friday, April 28, 2017

Week of May 1st - 5th, 2017

By today, finish all 12 problems in Warmup-1, and do at least 5 problems from Logic-1, String-1, and List-1. This will be treated as a homework assignment. Make sure you are logged in before you start! Otherwise I won't have any evidence that you completed it.

Work as a group on Python subroutine practice handout


Review Subroutine Quiz Practice worksheet answers
Remaining class time to work on Machine Learning paper (due Thursday, May 11th)

Subroutine quiz (10 points, about 50 minutes)
Give out Cartoon Guide to the Computer - read through page 64 for Monday

Introduce computer hardware basics - input, output, storage, processing worksheet in class

Computer dissection
Remaining time to work on computer hardware vocab (due Monday, May 8th)

Read Cartoon Guide to the Computer handout through page 64.

Begin discussing history of computers - Jacquard, Babbage, Lovelace, Hollerith, WW II computers

Babbage's Difference Engine
The Queen of Code
(optional: Getting Busted in NJ with Core Memory)
Herman Hollerith