ICT Year 8 - Gray
Make sure that the full compliment of Beginner Touch Typing exercises are completed by Thursday, June 8.
For your Year End Assessment, you will need to study:
The final will be similar to the two written tests you took.
Binary and Boolean Test:
A reminder that you will be writing a test on the concepts learned about the Boolean and Binary number systems. Review these here or on the Quizlet topics below:
Boolean Alphabet Code
Boolean Place Values
The test will take place on Sunday, May 28.
In addition, don't forget to complete the Algorithm Task as well as the Beginner Touch Typing sessions.
Once the construction is completed, you will be transferring this information into a Google doc as follows:
Due Date: Monday, May 22
Today you will be doing an online binary quiz.
The information you need is given in the document, but you will have to work quickly in order to complete it before the end of the lesson.
Click here to take the quiz.
You will be working through an EDpuzzle lesson on Binary.
Watch the video and answer the questions. It will be graded.
Click here to join the class in order to complete the task. Alternatively the class code on edpuzzle.com is cealput and can be added after creating an account with your school email.
This is due this evening at 21h00
Once completed, continue with your Touch Typing.
Work through the TED Ed lesson on understanding algorithms by clicking the image above.
You will be assessed both on your answers to the Thinking questions as well as your Discussion.
For the Discussion you must:
The rubric for the discussion questions is below:
The binary number system is the base upon which computers run.
Here is an explanation of the binary system
Have a look at the Boolean place value quizlet to help you get to know this system
Following on from your introduction to using FMS Logo to create simple images, you will now be required to create the following image:
Complete your algorithm as follows:
Task Due: Monday, April 24 at 21h00
Algorithms - Giving instructions to a computer in FMS LOGO
You will start working on a program that allows you to create simple drawings by giving instructions to the computer. These instructions we call your algorithm.
In the right sidebar of your ICT 8 Weebly page, you have a link to the logo program:
When starting Logo, click on the arrow in order to maximize the instruction screen.
This allows you to type lists of instructions and then edit them without having to retype the whole instruction:
The basic instructions for logo are: