Tuesday, 18 October 2016

October 18th Coding Class

Finishing Coding:

1) Finish Your Hopscotch Game

2) Finish the three handouts and from last class.  Make sure you submit them to me...

3) Get to know Sphero

    a) Research what the Sphero is and how to use it?
    b) Research how to you can code with the Sphero?
    c) Be ready to share your research at the end of class
    d) You can use the Sphero...

Monday, 19 September 2016

Coding Questions

Please answer all questions in complete sentences:

Use the following link to help:

1) Using your own words write down what the word Algorithm means?

2) Using your own words write down what the word binary means?

3) Using your own words write down what the word code means? 

4) Using your own words write down what the word program means? 

5) What algorithms would you find in a game like NHL 17? Name five...

6) Explain how algorithm, coding, and programs are connected?

Tuesday, 13 September 2016

Offline Coding Game

Offline Coding Classroom Game Rules:

1) The objective of the game is to rescue R2D2 from Ms. Gates.

2) Each of the squares on the floor will represent movement spaces.

3) Each game turn you can secretly write down your three moves for that game turn.

- You can not talk to other students while doing this.

- You only reveal you moves when picked by Ms. Gates.

Example: Forward, Forward, Forward. /// Forward, Turn Left, Forward. /// Turn Right, Forward, Forward.

4) You can not move into tables or chairs.

5) If your move make you move into someone else then your turn is finished. (Hint you may want to cut people off.)

6) R2D2 will move around the room randomly :-)

7) Everyone starts at the edge of the room.


Friday, 9 September 2016

Coding Class Link

Please follow the following link to

Remember you need your secret word...

Tuesday, 8 December 2015


Please return report card envelopes
Math extra help this Wednesday at Lunch!
Holiday movie this Friday

Holiday concert next Tuesday

Sent home Tuesday, due Friday
Also student can be writing in Journals and practicing on their Multiplication app