Monday: No school. MLK holiday
Tuesday & Wednesday: Last days to work on Explore task in class
Thursday: Upload explore task draft to digital portfolio. Begin python coding
Friday: Continue will introductory python coding.
All students will be working on the Explore Task, one of the required College Board Performance tasks. All materials can be found on my lesson plans or in Google Classroom.
Students will be given 8 class hours to work on the Explore Task. This task must be submitted to the digital portfolio by January 21st in draft mode.
Welcome Back! Let's have a great Spring semester.
Monday & Tuesday: Students will complete YouScience, a career exploration tool.
Wednesday & Thursday: Students will analyze the APCSP Explore task and make a detailed checklist of requirements. The explore task is one of the two performance tasks that must be submitted to the College Board. It compromises 16% of their overall AP score for APCSP. This project MUST be completed independently. Students will have 8 class hours to complete the task.
Friday: Day 1 of 8 for the Explore Task.
Monday and Tuesday: Completed eCard assignment
Wednesday: Gallery walk of eCards
Thursday and Friday: I will be out of the building attending my son's college graduation. Students will work on two review activities in class.
Monday: Return tests & discuss. Class time to work on Data Analysis project
Tuesday: Introduction of team Big Data project. Assignments for the rest of the week will be given in class.
Wednesday - Friday: I will be at the National ACTE conference. Students will have a set of assignments to work on while I am out. All details will be given in class on Tuesday.
IMPORTANT: The end of the semester is rapidly approaching. The deadline for ALL recovery assignments is Friday, Dec. 6. However, I will be out several days. Therefore, the last day that I will accept recovery assignments or tests will be Wednesday, December 11th. This is a hard deadline. NO EXCEPTIONS. Students can take a recovery test before or after school on the following dates:
Monday: Review data compression techniques
Tuesday: Review for test
Wednesday: TEST ON DATA REPRESENTATION
Thursday & Friday: Begin class data project
Monday: Quiz on number conversions
Tuesday: Data representation of numbers & text activity
Wednesday: Choice board project due at 11:59 pm. Class activity on data representation of images
Thursday: Jigsaw classroom activity on compression techniques
Friday: Demo of Huffman encoding. Begin discussion of metadata
***Unit test will be on Wednesday, November 20th
Monday: Begin Cybersecurity team project
Tuesday: Class time to work on project
Wednesday: Review day for the test
Thursday: Test on Chapter 17
Friday: Class time to finish project
Monday: Return & discuss test results. Begin presentations
Tuesday: Finish cyber security presentations.
Wednesday: Activities & discussions on symmetric encryption, brute force attacks vs frequency analysis.
Thursday: Activities & discussion on asymmetric encryption, public key encryption, security of websites, trust model.
Friday: Begin team challenge #3: Cyber security & innovations
Monday: No School
Tuesday: Introduction to cybersecurity. Video & partner activity
Wednesday: PSAT day. Afternoon classes will be 20 - 25 minutes in length. Students can work on cybersecurity presentations.
Thursday: Guest speaker from Fort Gordon CyberCommand