- Level High School
- Contact Hours 175
- Timeframe Year
Programming with Karel
Students learn the basics of programming by giving Karel the Dog commands in a grid world.
Students apply all the foundational concepts from Intro to Karel to solve new challenges.
The Canvas and Graphics
Students learn how to add graphics objects and position them on the canvas.
Control Structures Challenges
Students apply the foundational concepts from the Control Structures module to solve new challenges.
Students learn to write reusable code with functions, parameters, and return values, and explore the impact of variable scopes.
Students use what they have learned in the Functions module to solve new challenges.
Animation and Games
Students learn how to make objects move around the screen and let users interact using the mouse!
Students apply all the foundational concepts from the Animations module to solve new challenges.
Data Structures: Arrays
Students learn about arrays, how to iterate through them, and how to take advantage of their default methods.
Data Structures: Objects
Students learn about objects, how to create object properties and methods, iterate through them, and build constructors.
Project: Tic Tac Toe
Students create their own game of Tic-Tac-Toe by applying what they have learned about data structures.
Project: Helicopter Game
Students demonstrate their programming prowess as they develop the classic Helicopter game one step at a time.
Students apply the skills they've learned throughout the course to create an original program!
This course ends with a 25 question multiple choice exam.
Explore programs that your students will build throughout this course!
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