IB Year 1 Standard Level Computer Science

Thursday 17 November 2022 - Block 4, Room C152
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Daily Note


  1. I'm still marking your tests
  2. Today we review:
    1. Hexadecimal
    2. Boolean operators
    3. Truth tables
    4. Logic diagram
  3. and we learn:
    1. Data representation
    2. We will be working an example in python:
      1. please open visual studio code and update 
      2. please create a new file from this template
      3. please save this image to the same folder as your python program
      4. you might need to install the Python Image Library (PIL)


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 .

We are learning this because as a designers must understand scientific and technical innovation. Designers use systems, models, methods, and processes to solve problems.

Reminders & routines:

Please read and follow these reminders:

  1. IF today ==  testing_day_for_me:
         remember to go get tested!
  2. IF today == Friday: