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Fri May 4
Spring Pep Rally

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Tue and Thu this week

Wednesday April 25, 2018 - Week 3 (C/A/D/B)

Mission Statement:
Our technology class runs smoothly
and all members treat each other and the work with respect

Digital Literacy II

  • Present: Infographics

  • Continue: Timeline Project - due Fri May 4th
    - Start by making notes in a google doc in your class folder
    - If working in a group be sure all names are included in the doc
    - Link to Example: Music Timeline

  • Final Projects - presentations start Wed Jun 6th
  • Honors Option

Web Design

  • Complete: css_lesson_1

  • Continue: Biography Project - due online and working correctly by Tue May 8th
    - use the CSS sheets for work from now on

  • Begin: Final Project -
    - Complete: Part I - planning and design process - due in Google Drive folder by Fri May 11
    - Complete: Part II - website implementation - due online and working correctly by Tue June 15th

    Honors Option
    - complete each of these lessons - upload to x10 and add to your main list of lessons
    - include some of these design tools in your final project

  • Lesson 15 - multiple columns
  • Lesson 16 - revolving photo gallery
  • Lesson 17- curved borders, 3D text
  • Lesson 18 - creating and adding a favicon to your website
  • Lesson 19 - drop-down menu
  • Lesson 20 - adding a data table

  • If you are caught up you might want to explore using Bootstrap
    - while it can be downloaded onto a computer, that is not necessary in order to use the files
    - here are some tutorials that will help you get started on W3C Schools

AP computer Science Principles


  • Read: Copyright Overview - Purdue University
    - create a 3 question quiz - post a link to it on your blog

  • Complete Runestone: 
    - set 2: review questions

  • Review: Lossy vs Lossless Compression

    Lossy Advantages and Disadvantages

    • Advantages: Very small file sizes and lots of tools, plugins, and software support it.
    • Disadvantages: Quality degrades with higher ratio of compression. Can’t get original back after compressing.
    • Examples: jpg, mp3, mp4

    Lossless Advantages and Disadvantages

    • Advantages: No loss of quality, slight decreases in image file sizes.
    • Disadvantages: Larger files than if you were to use lossy compression.
    • Examples: gif, png, wav

Harvard Mark I Computer

AP CSP 2017-2018

AP CSP 2016-2017