Daily note for IB Year 2 Standard Level Computer Science

Block 1, Room C152

Tuesday 6 October 2020


Daily Note

The plan for our class:

  1. I am not here today. If you are a zoom student, please complete the activity below and make sure you submit your CPU simulation by 15:30 today. 

  2. Please look at this information and record your observations and questions

  3. Construct a simulation of a CPU in Python. Please follow the instructions in this problem set. Your simulation is due at the end of class. 

Your homework for today: 

  1. All homework is on Google classroom (and only google classroom)


A little less comfortable


A little more comfortable


Our Big idea

The big idea for today is Computer organization.

The essential questions for this topic are:

How does a computer actually work? You know, like, really?

It takes time to explore and really understand a big idea. If you want to
learn more about computer organization (which is connected to today's daily note), please click here.



Zoom Link for our class: https://zoom.us/j/7430326991

Google classroom: here
Syllabus: Click here
All daily notes: Click here

Covid-testing link: Click here
High school bulletin: Click here
Current event activity: Click here




Reminders & routines:

IF today ==  testing_day_for_me:
     remember to go get tested!

IF today == first_period_of_day:

IF today == Friday:


Please read and follow these reminders:

  1. Always start every class by reading our daily note

  2. Please check now: is visual studio code working from my programming folder?