- 1 Monday
- 2 Tuesday
- 3 Thursday
- 4 Friday - TechnologyFriday
Meet the students and teachers.
A short film - "Code Stars"
Complete questionnaire at: http://gi-tha.moodle.renweb.com/mod/lesson/view.php?id=21612&pageid=126 or email to email@example.com
Programming from Scratch: http://scratch.mit.edu/projects/editor/?tip_bar=getStarted (Create a Scratch Login)
See other's projects:
- Mrs Oliver's project: http://scratch.mit.edu/projects/16235325/
- Mr Oliver's Moon Lander: http://scratch.mit.edu/projects/38073656/
- Mr Oliver's Astroid: http://scratch.mit.edu/projects/38382264/
Review Scratch - Blocks http://wiki.scratch.mit.edu/wiki/Blocks
Create your own game using Scratch.
Look at existing projects for ideas.
Here are some example instructions: http://www.simonhaughton.co.uk/2013/02/scratch-20-resources-and-planning.html
Document your project on the Lab review form.
Review Scratch - Computational Thinking http://web.media.mit.edu/~kbrennan/files/Brennan_Resnick_AERA2012_CT.pdf
Friday - TechnologyFriday
This Week's News
This weeks hot revelation is the availability of the USA's NSA's catalog of toolkits available to them - both software and hardware toys. My favourites: 'CottonMouth' series and 'AngryNeighbor' family of products...
NSA had (2008) worked on software that would allow it to remotely retrieve virtually all the information on an iPhone including text messages, photos, contacts, location, voice mail and live calls. Steve Gibson SN436.
How does the internet work?
Videos to watch
- How the Internet Works in 5 Minutes - AaronTitus
- How does the internet work? - James May's Q&A
- Internet EXTRAS - James May Outtakes/thoughts
- Internet versus The World Wide Web
- Beginnings of Internet
Worksheet Week 1
Q1 - What is the Internet?
Q2 - What is the WWW?
Q3 - What is an URL?
Q4 - What is a DNS?
Q5 - What is HTTP?
Q6 - What is HTML?
Q7 - What is TCP?
Q8 - What does WiFi standard for?
Q9 - What is a Bit?
Q10 - What is a Byte?
Q11 - What is Time Sharing?
Q12 - What is Packet Switching?
Q13 - What does ISO stand for?
Q14 - What does OSI stand for?