Spring Intro 2015

This is the curriculum page for the Spring Semester Introduction to StarLogo TNG and Computer Science concepts.

Pacing Guide: Overview of Weeks 1-6 (Spring 2015)

Coding Challenges for teachers only plus links

SLNova Cookbook (pdf)

Link to a google spreadsheet to track student progress

  • Week 1: Welcome Back or Introduction to GUTS club, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova
    • Welcome everyone back or Introduce key aspects of the GUTS club including expectations
    • Intro to Project GUTS (pptx)
    • Math Review- review angles and heading and what the difference is for a turtle in Spaceland.
    • Coding Practice- Coding Challenges #1-9- Students will practice making setups that place turtles in different parts of Spaceland.
    • Handout for students- week 1
    • Computer Science Concepts- review Event Handling (push buttons vs. toggle button) & Editing Widgets
  • Week 2: More Coding Challenges, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova
  • Week 3: More Coding Challenges, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova
  • Week 4: More Coding Challenges, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova
  • Week 5: More Coding Challenges, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova
  • Week6: More Coding Challenges, Math Concepts, Computer Science and StarLogo Nova