Coding / Hour of Code
*Thank you to Chase from Troop 325 for the glossary of coding lingo & terms, linked below!
Makey-Makey Invention Kits
Introduction to Technology / Genius Hour and brainstorm topic ideas. Intro to coding with CS First and Scratch.
Pitch your project idea to the class. Learn about some iPad apps that can help you create a great video to pitch your project. Learn how to use iOS apps ncluding viedography, stop-motion, and filming with a green screen,
This will be the last full week to work on Genius Hour projects.
Research project ideas, start blogging, and get project approval. This week, students will finalize their project visions and start the real work of making ideas come to life.
Take a virtual trip with Google Treks and go on a virtual-reality expedition with Google Cardboard. Work on projects and continue blogging
Make any final adjustments and prepare to present projects.
Learn about some cool uses of technology: learn how to write code and get creative with MaKey MaKeys. Continue researching / working on projects and blogging.
Keep working! Trouble-shoot any issues you've come across and blog about your progress.
Time to reveal your genius: Present your projects and change the world. Click below to check out some of our past Genius Hour Projects: