Grand Meadow ISD 495‚Äč

710 4th Ave NE  PO Box 68  Grand Meadow, MN 55936  Phone: 507-754-5318  Fax: 507-754-5608

 
 
Grand Meadow High School 
Curriculum for
Computer Coding
 
Instructor Contact Information
Instructor:                                           Mr. Smith
Email Address:                                   rsmith@gm.k12.mn.us
Room Number                                    A117
 
Method of Instruction
The class will be conducted using a large-group instruction and discussion sessions as well as individualized instruction and assignments.  Students are encouraged to ask questions during lecture and application.
 
Course Requirements
  1. Most coursework will be done in the classroom computer lab with some projects that are to be done at home assigned by the instructor.
  2. Students are expected to demonstrate knowledge of computer coding terms in written and performance evaluation.
  3. Students are expected to work at increased ability of computer coding.
 
Course Overview 
Help students feel confident of their ability to write an implement small programs.
·Introduce coding to students who have no prior programming experience or knowledge of computer science for an easier entry into computer science.
·Prepare students from other majors to make profitable use of computational methods in their chosen careers.
·Position students so that they can compete for jobs by providing confidence in problem solving
Objectives
·Learning about the process of writing a program
·Learning about the process of moving from a problem statement to a method for solving the problem
·Learning a basic set of codes
·Learning about how to use computer tools to help understand data and data analysis 
 
Computer Coding is designed to help you become skillful at making the computer do what you want it to do and have a better understanding of how computer programming works.