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"Computer Science Principles" (CSP)

Course Description:  
This course allows students to develop an understanding of computers and coding.

Students, when logging onto our class for the first time, go to:  http://code.org/join and type in the section code (KGYKTD) 

From then on, just go to: http://studio.code.org/sections/KGYKTD (bookmark this page!)

  Unit 1: The Internet

Unit 2:

Post Unit 1 Quiz

U2/Ch2: Compression

U2/Ch2/L1: Student Data Collection Form.

Checking Assumptions
Unit 2 / Ch2 / Lesson9

Video: Google Flu Trends

Big Data...Great Idea Gone Wrong. Each Group Summarize and present one of the following articles:
As you read the article, ask yourself “Why did Google Flu Trends eventually fail? What assumptions did they make about their data or their model that ultimately proved not to be true?“

Pew Digital Divide PowerPoint


  Dos & Don't When Creating Charts and Graphs

U4Ch1L1- What is Big Data Big Data

Is Big Data Better Data? Ted Talk: https://www.ted.com/talks/kenneth_cukier_big_data_is_better_data

Sleuth Card _ Web Sites:

1. Web archive http://www.archive.org

2. Measure of America http://www.measureofamerica.org/maps/

3. Wind Sensor network http://earth.nullschool.net/

4. Twitter sentiment https://www.csc.ncsu.edu/faculty/healey/tweet_viz/tweet_app/

5. Alternative Fuel Locator http://www.afdc.energy.gov/locator/stations/

If Extra Time:
Open Data (opendata.socrata.com)
Open Data Network (www.opendatanetwork.com/)

U4Ch1L2- Rapid Research Data Innovations

Data & Medicine (Video): https://studio.code.org/s/csp4/stage/2/puzzle/2

The Math Behind Basketball's Wildest Moves (Video): https://www.ted.com/talks/rajiv_maheswaran_the_math_behind_basketball_s_wildest_moves

Computer Science is Changing Everything (Video also seen in Unit 1): https://studio.code.org/s/csp4/stage/2/puzzle/3

U4Ch1L3- Identifying People With Data

Graphic: http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/visualizations/worlds-biggest-data-breaches-hacks/


  Suspension Bridge Grade Sheet

Questions? jharrington@sthelenaunified.org