|Intro to Digital Technology
(formerly, Computing in the Modern World and IT Foundations)11.4150000
|Handouts:Syllabus_IntroDigitalTechnology||Reference Web Sites:Computer History Museumwww.corpview.com – hold down shift key and click(username= rhs, password= student)
Code Academy Tutorials
Scratch – Intro Video
The Scratch Web Site – http://scratch.mit.edu/The Alice Web Site – http://www.alice.org/
|1st Semester Assignments:Our first semester will begin with an exploration of the history of computers and computing. You will be tasked with writing a detailed paper that will include a technology time-line bridging the roots of computing’s past to modern day devices.We will then move into PC hardware & components finishing up the semester with an exploration of networking.
Bill Husted is the TechnoBuddy – Due each Monday!Technobuddy Article Index 2 (use as backup index)
PC Upgrading Ch 1PC
Upgrading Ch 2 & 3
Storage, Wires, and Components Lab
Create a Collage of PC Hardware Components
PC Upgrading Ch 4 & 5
How to Build a Computer Worksheet
PC Upgrading Ch 6 & 7PC Salvage ProjectEthics in Business AssignmentHalloween Collage
ASCII, Binary, Decimal, Keyboard Key Chart – web site
|2nd Semester Assignments:Our second semester begins with and introduction to web page design and HTML coding principles. After this, we will explore network / Internet security issues, followed by an introduction to programming concepts and algorithms. We will finish with a project designed to exhibit ALL of your new found talents regarding computer maintenance, hardware, networking, web development, and programming.Web Page Programming 101 with Notepad
Basic Web Page about our President Rubric
Endangered Species Web Page Rubric
Online Research – The Best & Worst Web SitesWeb Page Programming with Frontpage Software
Roswell Rocks Web Page using FrontPage RubricHTML Tables – Presidential Web Page Rubric
Add Hyperlinks to all Presidents in Web Page above
Algorithms & Programming
Intro to Java Programming
Scratch Lesson Unit
The Scratch Web Site – http://scratch.mit.edu/
Alice Lesson Unit
The Alice Web Site – http://www.alice.org/
Alice Programming Assignment
Theme = Summer or Winter Adventures
Final Project – Spring Semester
20% of your final grade!
-10% for each day your project is late.
-10% if project is not submitted in clear binder.
***NOTE: Final Project must be presented inside of a clear covered binder including a color cover page!