Friday, May 15th

8th Grade:  

7th period will have a end of year party next Wednesday. Bring stuff. Kyle says he is organizing.

5/15/15 – DO NOW:  This is for you Kyle S. – Come up with your own “Do Now”. Maybe I’ll use it next year.

Finish Globaloria if you are not done.

Make sure you have completed ALL of the Do Now’s before playing MinecraftEdu


7th Grade Below – Repeaters finish up Kodu:

5/15/15 – DO NOW: Come up with your own “Do Now”. Maybe I’ll use it next year.

Make sure you have completed ALL of the Do Now’s before playing MinecraftEdu

Thursday, May 14th

8th Grade: 

5/14/15 – Do Now – “Platformer” A game in which a character must run and jump to kill or avoid enemies and collect items, such as the original Super Mario Brothers. 

Provide two examples of “Platformer” games.

I CAN. . . demonstrate (show; make plain) my understanding of basic tools in Flash Professional andsequence (put in order; put in a series) of code using ActionScript 3.0.

Finish Globaloria if you are not done.

We are going to write and interpret code in MinecraftEdu with Pixel Art.


7th Grade Below – Repeaters finish up Kodu:

5/14/15 – DO NOW: “Hyperlink” – is a link to another part within a document or webpage that directs you to a different document or place. Provide one example of when you have used a hyperlink. Hint: There are several on this blog post.

We are going to write and interpret code in MinecraftEdu with Pixel Art.

Wednesday, May 13th

8th Grade: 

5/13/15 – Do Now – “Easter Egg” A hidden item, scene, or level that cannot be easily accessed by players.

Provide an example of an “Easter Egg” you have seen or found in a game.

I CAN. . . demonstrate (show; make plain) my understanding of basic tools in Flash Professional andsequence (put in order; put in a series) of code using ActionScript 3.0.

Finish Globaloria if you are not done.

We are going to try out a couple of different worlds in Minecraft or you can work on: Python in Codecademy.


7th Grade Below – Repeaters finish up Kodu:

5/13/15 – DO NOW: The “address bar” is the text field in a web browser where a URL is displayed or can be typed.

Use your prior knowledge and the definition to explain where a person can find the address bar AND what it is used for.

We are going to try out a couple of different worlds in MinecraftEdu or you can work on: Python in Codecademy.