Level 1-A Course Work

Boom. Cool Stuff.  This course will open your mind if you let it.  Big ideas start with assembly of little ones.

Getting Started

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Lessons:

Please Make sure you go through all the lesson videos and readings before you try the assignment for each section. Please also browse the "Other Resources" Section to see if there is anything helpful.

Starter Challenges

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Assignments:

Due: September 16th
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Drop into a tutorial.

Set up a one on one meeting.

Other Resources:

 See Printable Guides & Challenges!

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Assignments:

Due: September 21th

 Want to see even more cool NXT Projects? 

Try YouTube: Lego Mindstorms or NXT projects

Display and Color Sensors

Assignments:

Due: September 23th

Other Resources:

  • Please reach out!
  • Ask for Help!
  • Work with a Friend!

Line Follower

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Assignments:

Due: September 25th

Area Finder - Variables

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Line Counter

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Assignments:

Due: September 30th

Other Resources:

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Assignments:

Due: Oct. 2nd

Once Line Counter is done, Please Do "HOCKEY BOTS"

See Below.

Radar Gun

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Gate Counter

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Assignments:

Due: See Google Classrom
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Assignments:

Due: See Google Classrom

User Input (Scroll)

Arrays - Store your name

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Assignments:

Due: See Google Classrom
  • Class may move to Hockey Bot Challenge

  • Or Rice Harvestor

Green Dots indicate items that must be handed in.

Assignments:

Due: See Google Classrom

NXT Drawings/Animation/Games

Assignments:

Due: See Google Classrom

Hockey Bots Challenge

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Due: Nov 14th

Balloon Bot Challenge

Assignments:

Due: See Google Classroom

Basket-Bot-Ball

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Assignments:

Due: See Google Classroom

Storm the Castle

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Final Project

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This is a chance to build and program something that YOU want to do!

There literally thousands of cool NXT projects online.  NXT's are used to do things as complex as solve a rubics cubes, and  sudoku puzzle.  

Use your imagination or look at the links

to the right. 

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Final Exam Challenges

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Similar to Quizzes in the past, this will be a period long series of Challenges designed to test your programming skills.

So look back at all your previous assignments and be ready to show your stuff.

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Introduction to Python

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Here we will have an introduction to the Python programming language. 

 

You will get a taste of another programming language and get a chance to boost your coding powers. 

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Rice Harvest Challenge (Cancelled)

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Assignments:

Due: Nov 14th