Thursday, September 15, 2016

September 13, 2016

Activities
  • Set up file repository
  • Finish 1.1.2 MediaLib assignment - show me in class for a grade

Sunday, September 11, 2016

September 12, 2016

Objective: Write simple classes in Java

Key words: class, instance, object, method, field, instance variable, encapsulation, variable, primitive data type, object reference, set and get methods

Activities
  • Review any part of 1.1.2 you did on Friday, including the tutorials
  • Continue with 1.1.2: Parts I, II, II, IV, and VII.  Skip parts V and VI for now - we are deferring work with Android Studio.

Friday, September 9, 2016

Thursday, September 8, 2016

September 8, 2016

Objective: Make a "Hello world!" in Java with BlueJ.

Activities
  • Pre-test: flowcharts and algorithms
  • Login to myPLTW
  • Skim Lesson 1.1 - Objects in Java: Overview
  • Do Activity 1.1.1 - Introduction to Android Development, Parts I and II
         Use the professional greeting to greet your partner
         Work with a partner in "parallel programming"
  • Show me your running Hello world program

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

September 7, 2016

Objective: Establish norms and procedures

Activities
  • First Day Test
  • Team building
  • Classroom norms
  • Syllabus
          Activities, Projects, & Problems
          Grading: Process & mastery
          Discussion: To AP or not to AP, that is the question.
  • Review of classes & objects
  • Intro to Bluejay & Activity 1.1.1

Monday, September 5, 2016

September 6, 2016

Welcome to AP Computer Science A!

  • First day test
  • couplands.net, syllabus, calendar, blog
HW: Read syllabus, come tomorrow with questions