Puzzlescript Rules

August 18, 2016 by OhioFi | Comments Off on Puzzlescript Rules

Replacing and Removing

rdp2

Water1 always becomes water2

[water1] -> [water2]

Sometimes fire1 becomes fire2

random [fire1] -> [fire2]
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September 20, 2015
by OhioFi
Comments Off on How to Program Twitterbots as an Intro to Computer Science

How to Program Twitterbots as an Intro to Computer Science

madlibsThis lesson began with a quick discussion of Mad Libs. What are Mad Libs? How do you play Mad Libs? I was surprised to find that only about 5% of my middle… Continue reading

Coding Twitterbots with Middle School Students

September 10, 2015 by OhioFi | Comments Off on Coding Twitterbots with Middle School Students

giphy5My 7th and 8th grade Information Technology classes have been coding Twitterbots as an introduction to Javascript JSON programming. A botContinue reading

Flipped Classroom Scratch Programming Lessons

November 7, 2014 by OhioFi | Comments Off on Flipped Classroom Scratch Programming Lessons

scratchcatThis fall I began teaching Scratch programming to 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students and spent lots of valuable class time “presenting… Continue reading