Term 3 Week 7

Grade prep learn about direction and programming using Beebot software and virtual Beebots and Beebot mats. Each student inputs instructions into the Beebot software and executed the virtual Beebots to move as they have instructed (outputs). They also canceled their programs before moving to the next virtual mat.
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Grade 1 and 2 are  using the Scratch software program to create programs by inputting programming (instructions) blocks which make different sprites (animated characters) execute different actions. They then save and play their animations (output).  They work at their own pace on a sequence of 12 lessons (animations) each more complex than the previous. Lesson 4- Say Somethingr. Lesson 5-  Glide. Lesson 6-  Follow the Mouse.scratch

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Grade 3 & 4 are using the Game-maker program to create programs by inputting programming instructions that include the use of different sprites (animated characters), sounds, objects and actions which are  executed in a game room. The first game they are making is called Chase the Clown. When completed the save it as an executable file that can be shared.

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Grade 3 and 4 will do a survey on computer / internet access at home – the link to the survey is  Student Survey .

Grade 5 and 6 are programming Lego Robots using the software program Lego Mindstorms. When created the programs are downloaded to the robots and run. When finished the program which is saved on their computer, is deleted from the robot ready for the next program.

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Term 3 week 6

Grade prep learn about direction and programming using Beebot robots and Beebot mats. Each student input instructions into the Beebot and executed the Beebots to move as they have instructed (outputs). They also canceled their programs before sharing their Beebot. bb mat aus  bb mat money  beeboot 6 BEEBOT single

 

 

 

Grade 1 and 2 are  using the Scratch software program to create programs by inputting programming (instructions) blocks which make different sprites (animated characters) execute different actions. They then save and play their animations (output).  They work at their own pace on a sequence of 12 lessons (animations) each more complex than the previous. Lesson 1- Butterflies changing colour. Lesson 2-  Move to a beat. Lesson 3-  Mouse key moves.scratch 367306-scratch-from-mitScratch_Large_001 card-changecolor-thumb card-keymoves-thumb card-movetoabeat-thumb

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Grade 3 & 4 are using the Game-maker program to create programs by inputting programming instructions that include the use of different sprites (animated characters), sounds, objects and actions which are  executed in a game room. The first game they are making is called Chase the Clown. When completed the save it as an executable file that can be shared.

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Grade 5 and 6 are programming Lego Robots using the software program Lego Mindstorms. When created the programs are downloaded to the robots and run. When finished the program which is saved on their computer, is deleted from the robot ready for the next program.

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Term 3 Week 5

Grade prep are still working towards printing work independently using the Kid-pix program.kid_pix_deluxe_3d_mac_games101

 

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Grade 1 and 2 are  creating new slides in their PowerPoint ePortfolio for the Art subject, PE subject and LOTE Subject. They are editing their title page.

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Grade 3 & 4 are placing ART work in their PowerPoint ePortfolio. They are creating new slides for the Art subject, PE subject and LOTE Subject. They are editing their title page.

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Grade 5 and 6 are Sorting and creating folders and placing work in an organised way, in a folder hierarchy to use for their PowerPoint ePortfolio. They are creating new slides for the Art subject, PE subject and LOTE Subject. They are editing their title page. They are adding Art work into their PowerPoint ePortfolio.

 

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Term 3 Week 4

Grade prep are still working towards printing work independently using the Kid-pix program.kid_pix_deluxe_3d_mac_games101

 

Printer KM

 

Grade 1 and 2 are still sortingorting and creating folders and placing work in an organised way, in a folder hierarchy to use for their PowerPoint ePortfolio. They are creating word documents on other specialist areas to provide a report on what they have learnt in those areas.wordfolderpowerpoint

 

 

Grade 3 & 4 are Sorting and creating folders and placing work in an organised way, in a folder hierarchy to use for their PowerPoint ePortfolio. They are creating word documents on other specialist areas to provide a report on what they have learnt in those areas.

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Grade 5 and 6 are continuing to use the web browser Internet Explorer and Notepad to create a simple webpage using HTML tags. notepad

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