Archive for October, 2013

  • Now that you have completed and tested your drawing functions, which put Charlie’s body parts on the screen, we can move toward putting together a functioning game program. First, let’s […]

    Hangman Phase 2: Let’s Play This Thing!

    Now that you have completed and tested your drawing functions, which put Charlie’s body parts on the screen, we can move toward putting together a functioning game program. First, let’s […]

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  • Over the last two days, we spent time reviewing Python strings so that we could create a Hangman game. With those string tools in place, we’ll begin to implement our […]

    Hangman Phase 1

    Over the last two days, we spent time reviewing Python strings so that we could create a Hangman game. With those string tools in place, we’ll begin to implement our […]

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  • [If you don’t find the title funny, you are not a big enough nerd ūüôā] Hopefully the quiz went well. Now let’s get back to learning. We have vaguely mentioned […]

    String Theory

    [If you don’t find the title funny, you are not a big enough nerd ūüôā] Hopefully the quiz went well. Now let’s get back to learning. We have vaguely mentioned […]

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  • Sorry, AP Calculus friends, but I’m out today. ¬†I know, I know, you miss me a lot. Fear not, however, you are in good hands. The video linked below (or […]

    Derivatives “Rule” the Day

    Sorry, AP Calculus friends, but I’m out today. ¬†I know, I know, you miss me a lot. Fear not, however, you are in good hands. The video linked below (or […]

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  • Tomorrow, we will take another quiz. ¬†The quiz is a handwritten assessment, meaning that you will not be able to use the computer to test your code. ¬†Instead, you will […]

    How About a Quiz?

    Tomorrow, we will take another quiz. ¬†The quiz is a handwritten assessment, meaning that you will not be able to use the computer to test your code. ¬†Instead, you will […]

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  • There is a cool problem solving website called Project Euler (http://projecteuler.net) that has a series of challenges available for users to solve. ¬†Many of the solutions can be implemented with […]

    Houston Eulers

    There is a cool problem solving website called Project Euler (http://projecteuler.net) that has a series of challenges available for users to solve. ¬†Many of the solutions can be implemented with […]

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  • Exercise Rules We now have several weeks of coding under our belt, we are beginning to be able to create more sophisticated computer programs. ¬†However, just with physical training, if […]

    Exercise Guru

    Exercise Rules We now have several weeks of coding under our belt, we are beginning to be able to create more sophisticated computer programs. ¬†However, just with physical training, if […]

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  • I suppose you could say that we have spent quite a bit of time grinding out programs and it’s high time we had some fun. ¬†Well, now is your chance […]

    Space Cowboy

    I suppose you could say that we have spent quite a bit of time grinding out programs and it’s high time we had some fun. ¬†Well, now is your chance […]

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  • Today we are going to implement a die roller, a program that rolls one six-sided die and displays the face of the top side. ¬†To get the job done, we’re […]

    Die Roller

    Today we are going to implement a die roller, a program that rolls one six-sided die and displays the face of the top side. ¬†To get the job done, we’re […]

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  • A few days ago, we worked on the Hip to be Square lesson where we created a pattern out of squares. Today we are going to alter that program so […]

    Poly Want a Cracker?

    A few days ago, we worked on the Hip to be Square lesson where we created a pattern out of squares. Today we are going to alter that program so […]

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