Coding Fundamentals
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  • Tuesday, January 21, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-21 to 1-26. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/21/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/21/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. Introducing the patented, award-winning acupressure device that eradicates heachaches and migraines FAST!!  _________ is the Award Winning Natural Headache, Migraine and Tension Relief

    2. This amazing gadget is a sleep-saver! If you have trouble falling asleep, or you know a friend or relative struggling with insomnia, then you must get ________. This unique gadget is an all-in-one sleeping solution, which combines the latest research in cognitive behavioral therapy, yoga, and mindfulness with cutting-edge technology to retrain your brain to sleep naturally.

    3. ___________ – Dr. Oz Called This One of The Best Health Finds of 2019, Neck Pain Relief In 10 Minutes Or Less! The ____________uses your own body weight and the pull from its stretch bands to create “cervical traction – a fancy way of saying a gradual stretching of your neck – to relax tense, tired neck muscles. Just hang it on any door or railing, lay down, and voila! You’ll feel a change in just 10 minutes, guaranteed!

    This is 1 of 3 Tuesday, January 21, 2020 

    TODAY

    We will get your codes for the coding class handed out so we can start working on the class.  It will take a while because I need to print them out and then give them to you because they came in 20 different documents. I will need to keep them in a spread sheet and a copy of the paper so this may take some time because we have to assign a computer as well.

    New Assignment: GCF LearnFree

    1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making Lesson 2 and 3

    2. Why is it So Hard to Make Decisions? ✓ Lesson 2

    3. Decision-Making Strategies ✓ Lesson

    4. I will make a Quiz on both Lesson 2 and 3 so make sure you read and study.The Quiz will be on Monday.

    5. The Quiz will be in schoology.com on Wednesday, January 23, 2020 (Sorry I didn't get it done yet)

     

  • Friday, January 17, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    NOTE: We will be taking the Pretest for Coding on Friday, January 17, 2020. This is a county test so we will be following all of the county rules. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Friday 1/17/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Friday 1/17/20 (Please share with me)

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. Problem: Hate throwing away those items that “just can’t be fixed”? ________ works on any surface, including metal, wood, glass, ceramics, plastic and more. And it’s NOT a glue, so it won’t dry out or get sticky and messy! Stop throwing away broken items, and give them a second life with _______.

    2. Problem: Need a all in one, multi purpose torchlight that can be used at all time? __________ packs incredible power and versatility into a handheld device! 

    3. Problem: Always having low battery when you need it most? Try ___________ first before committing to a new phone.

    This is 4 of 4 Friday, January 17, 2020 (Please share with me)

    TODAY

    We will take the county test right after the bell work.

    We will get your codes for the coding class handed out so we can start working on the class.  It will take a while because I need to print them out and then give them to you because they came in 20 different documents.

    New Assignment: GCF LearnFree

    1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making Lesson 2 and 3

    2. Why is it So Hard to Make Decisions? ✓ Lesson 2

    3. Decision-Making Strategies ✓ Lesson

    4. I will make a Quiz on both Lesson 2 and 3 so make sure you read and study.The Quiz will be on Monday.

    5. The Quiz will be in schoology.com on Monday, January 20, 2020

     

  • Wednesday, January 15, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    NOTE: We will be taking the Pretest for Coding on Friday, January 17, 2020. This is a county test so we will be following all of the county rules. 

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Wednesday 1/15/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Wednesday 1/15/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1.  Noise is everywhere nowadays. Cafes, restaurants, sporting events, on the road, even in your own home! It’s so bad in some places that people can’t even get a good night’s sleep!

      Thankfully, help has arrived! ________ are the revolutionary new noise cancelling ear buds that will completely block out those annoying sounds that can overwhelm your senses!

    2. Problem: Over 424,000 drivers are injured yearly in car crashes because of distracted driving – the kind of distraction that comes from looking back and forth between a screen and the road. Now there’s a safer way to get where you’re going. Simply place your phone on ___________________________________________solution that takes the same tech fighter pilots use to stay focused and brings it to your car’s dashboard!

    3. _____________ is an award winning, one-of-a-kind, indoor/outdoor _____________ that looks like a tiki torch, but cooler! It’s made from the highest quality materials, packs an impressive sound and is a great conversation piece that’s sure to have your friends say “Wow! Where did you get that?!”

    This is 3 of 4 Tuesday, January 15, 2020 

    TODAY

    We will get your codes for the coding class handed out so we can start working on the class.  It will take a while because I need to print them out and then give them to you because they came in 20 different documents.

    We will get your codes for the coding class handed out so we can start working on the class.  It will take a while because I need to print them out and then give them to you because they came in 20 different documents.

    New Assignment: GCF LearnFree

    1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making Lesson 2 and 3

    2. Why is it So Hard to Make Decisions? ✓ Lesson 2

    3. Decision-Making Strategies ✓ Lesson 3

    4. I will make a Quiz on both Lesson 2 and 3 so make sure you read and study. The Quiz will be on Monday.

    5. The Quiz will be in schoology.com on Monday, January 20, 2020

  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/14/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Cool Gadgets Tuesday 1/14/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these cool gadgets for 2020

    1. _______ is pocket-sized device plugs right into your car’s dashboard and instantly diagnoses your car’s issues onto your phone screen in plain English. This way, you know at all times what problems your car may or may not have, without the help of your "trusted" shady mechanic. This device has upended the entire auto mechanic industry, as it's taking millions out of their pockets, and keeping it in yours!

    2. _______ is the world’s smartest medical scale. Simply step on it with your bare feet and it activates FitTrack’s patented dual BIA technology, which monitors 17 key health insights – allowing you to measure, track, and trend your health data in real time.

    3. ___________ is the handy device that lets you leave your portable keyboard or heavy notebook computer at home. Simply use __________and type directly into your phone or iPad. Amaze your friends in mouse mode by simply moving your fingers on any flat surface to use mouse actions, manipulate images, or even draw. And of course, type quickly and efficiently.

    This is 2 of 4 Tuesday, January 14, 2020 

    TODAY

    We will get your codes for the coding class handed out so we can start working on the class.  

    New Assignment:

    1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making

    2. Quiz located in schoology.com - if we haven't signed up yet let me know or if you were absent.

    Deadline: Monday, January 13, 2020 (You may take this test again to try and improve your grade before I put them in the grade book) I will find out who will be taking the test again because you will not be able to talk to each other while taking the test)

      

  • Monday, January 13, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-13 to 1-17. Make a new page and label it Trivia about America Monday 1/13/20. All 4 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Trivia about America Monday 1/13/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these trivia questions:

    1. _____________________ in the United States has been employed by McDonald’s at some point in their lives.

    2. _______ has more money than the U.S. Treasury.

    3. ___________, cows outnumber humans 3 to 1.

    4. A single American consumes the same amount of resources as _____________.

    5. _______________are are treated like celebrities, but they are actually just students taking part in an extracurricular activity.

    This is 1 of 4 Monday, January 13, 2020 

    TODAY

    We will learn about Skills for Today until our Coding situation gets straightened out. 

    New Assignment:

    1. Go to GCFLearnFree.org

    2. Click on Topics in upper right corner

    3. Click on Skills for Today

    4. Start with Digital Media Literacy - do the work do not just watch the videos

    5. Keep going through all of the videos listed and do the work for each section do not just watch the videos:

     

    New Assignment:

    1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making

    2. Quiz located in schoology.com - if we haven't signed up yet let me know or if you were absent.

    Deadline: Monday, January 13, 2020

     

    1. The Now

    2. Computer Science

    3. Wearables

    4. Freelance Work

    5. Sharing Economy

    6. Adapting to change

    When we get done with this hopefully the code situation will be straightened out and we can start working on coding.

     

  • Friday, January 10, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2 

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-6 to 1-10. Make a new page and label it Trivia Day Thursday 1/10/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure you use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  Trivia Day Thursday 1/10/20

    Directions:

    Find the answers to these trivia questions:

    1. When Michael Jordan played for the Chicago Bulls, how many NBA Championships did he win?

    2. Which Williams sister has won more Grand Slam titles?

    3. Which racer holds the record for the most Grand Prix wins?

    4. Which Jamaican runner is an 11-time world champion and holds the record in the 100 and 200-meter race?

    5. Which boxer was known as “The Greatest” and “The People’s Champion”?

    This is 3 of 3  Friday, January 10, 2020 (Please share with me)

    TODAY

    We will learn about Skills for Today until our Coding situation gets straightened out. 

    New Assignment:

    1. Go to GCFLearnFree.org

    2. Click on Topics in upper right corner

    3. Click on Skills for Today

    4. Start with Digital Media Literacy - do the work do not just watch the videos

    5. Keep going through all of the videos listed and do the work for each section do not just watch the videos:

      1. Critical Thinking and Decision Making

      2. The Now

      3. Computer Science

      4. Wearables

      5. Freelance Work

      6. Sharing Economy

      7. Adapting to change

    When we get done with this hopefully the code situation will be straightened out and we can start working on coding.

     

  • Wednesday, January 8, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-6 to 1-10. Make a new page and label it Bell Work National Technology Day 1/8/20. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  National Technology Day Wednesday 1/8/20

    Directions:

    It is technology day so find the answers to the following questions:

    1. The English word for red panda is _______which is where the browser gets its name from – this means the ______ logo is actually a red panda, not a fox!

    2. In 1994, the company who had a patent on GIFs tried to charge a fee for using GIFS. The _____was invented as an alternative, and the company backed down.

    3. The very first ______ logo featured Sir Isaac Newton sitting underneath a tree, with an apple about to hit his head.

    4. _________ rents out goats from a company called California Grazing to help cut down the amount of weeds and brush at___________!

    5. The founder of __________, __________, was a college drop out.

    This is 2 of 3  Wednesday, January 8, 2020

     

  • Tuesday, January 7, 2020

    Coding Fundamentals

    Period 2

    Welcome

    Osceola Middle School

    It's Great to be an Osceola Chief

     

    BELLWORK:

    We will be using One Note to record your answers. Make a new section and label it Bell Work WO 1-6 to 1-10. Male a new page and label it Bell Work About Me 1-7. All 3 days will be included in this section. Make sure your use the proper title I have provided below. 

    Title:  About Me 1/7/20

    Directions:

    Answer three questions about yourself that you think I might want to know about you:

    Lable them 1. 2. 3. 

    This is 1 of 3  Tuesday, January 7, 2020