Daily note for IB Year 2 Standard Level Computer Science

Block 1, Room C152

Monday 31 August 2020


Daily Note

Programming basics

Our big idea: 

  1. Programming knowledge and understanding

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?

The plan for our class:

  1. We will review: 
    1. Our homework (contact tracing, system design)
    2. Inputs and outputs
    3. Reading error messages in Python
    4. Variables
    5. Functions
    6. Data types
    7. Slicing
    8. Selection 
    9. Operators
    10. iteration
  2. We will start formally learning about control systems

Your homework for today: 

  1. Please see google classroom



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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

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: