Daily note for IB Year 2 Standard Level Computer Science

Block 1, Room C152

Tuesday 25 August 2020


Daily Note

Our first full week, yahoo!

Our big idea: 

  1. Programming knowledge and understanding

Zoom url: 

IF today IS  testing_day_for_me THEN remember to go get tested!

Our plan for the day: 

  1. Reminder: daily note
  2. We will review our homework 
  3. We will review: 
    1. Inputs and outputs
    2. Reading error messages in Python
    3. Variables
    4. Functions
  4. We will learn: 
    1. How cheat sheets can be very helpful
    2. Data types
    3. Slicing
    4. Selection (with a focus on comparision operators and the "in" keyword)
    5. Operators

Problem sets: 

  1. https://computersciencewiki.org/index.php/In_Flight_Entertainment
  2. https://computersciencewiki.org/index.php/Strings:_making_HTML_tags

If we have time, we will jump into control systems


A little less comfortable


A little more comfortable


Our Big idea

The big idea for today is Programming.

The essential questions for this topic are:

How do we plan, write, execute, and test instructions a computer can understand and process?

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



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

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Current event activity: Click here




Reminders & routines: