Yearly Archives: 2015

Week 6 Summary – Computer Science

Dear Secondary School Computer Science Students, Week 6 and we have come to the fall break. The time seems to have flown by quickly and I know the students are all looking forward to something less structured. This week, our 7th grade students continued with Assignment #1. I’ve seen a lot of creative patterns of […]

Coding Party!

Dear 8th and 9th Grade Computer Science Parents, This weekend on the Saturday during our Fall Break, the 8th and 9th grade computer science classes will be having our first Coding Party of the year. This will be a fun and great opportunity for all students to get further ahead in our Mission Objective 1 […]

Week 5 Summary – Computer Science

Dear Secondary School Computer Science Parents, Week 5 has been another busy week. All computer science classes (7th, 8th, 9th and CS 101) have assignments assigned. The 7th grade CS students had the fortunate opportunity to have 2 additional classes, in addition to our regular class time, but now that the 6th grade Paris Trip […]

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Gathering at the Perot Museum.

A Night At The Museum

One of the things that I truly enjoy is being¬†included in some of my students’ outside events. This weekend was one of those times. We were fortunate to attend the Bat Mitzvah of one of my 8th grade students. It was so nice seeing them be the rambunctious kids that they are. So full of […]

Rappin' to The Rules

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Today my 9th graders wanted to create a rap song for Computer Science. Didn’t know exactly what lyrics to use, so we just ended up using some phrases from The Rules. Of course, this entire exercise was to make the coding experience “cool” or “hip”. Ha! As if Computer Science and Coding needed the help…in […]