The AP CS Principles class will be using the class Pacing Guide throughout the school year.
Please check with Sandy before completing assignments as the due dates will change throughout the school year.
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There are so many resources for learning programming and such. Two of my favorites are: Code.org and Scratch. Check them out!
newsletter is a great place to find and explore current topics in ACM TechNews CS. Activity:
Students read the article assigned/agreed upon by the class and write a summary
The summary must be a paragraph or longer (minimum of 5 sentences) and include details/facts.
Students are to include their opinions in the write up -- opinions are to be written in the second paragraph.
Students are to be prepared to have a 10 minute discussion about the reading during class.
Students should be prepared to post summaries and opinions on a discussion board
When posting to a discussion board:
Post comments and/or questions on two discussions
Follow rules of etiquette, follow proper style and grammar; the content of student postings must be on topic
Comments and questions should be meaningful. (I.e., LOL and such does not count as a comment)
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