Unit One
RoboQuest

Mon Aug 30 / Tue Aug 31

1 | Welcome

Level One - Commands

Wed Sept 1 | Thur Sept 2

2 | RoboQuest

Fri Sept 3 / Wed Sept 8

3 | Colors

    • Lesson - RGB and Changing Colors

    • Work Time

      • Stage 1-2: Fountain

      • Stage 1-3: Chameleon

Level Two - Methods and Conditionals

Thur Sept 9 / Fri Sept 10


4 | Methods

    • How To Turn In Work

      • Zipping a file and naming criteria

      • Describe your submission

    • Lesson - Methods

    • Work Time

      • Stage 2-1: Stairs

      • Stage 2-2: Ziggurat

All Classes - Sun Sept 12 @ 11:59 pm


Checkpoint #1

    • Submit a zip file on Schoology containing your Roboquest Project

    • Always include a comment listing the projects you are submitting

    • Benchmark

      • Fountain - 5 Points

      • Chameleon - 5 Points

Mon Sept 13 / Tues Sept 14

5 | Conditionals

    • B Day Only

      • Lesson - If, Else, and Else If

    • Work Time

      • Stage 2-3: Road

      • Stage 2-4: Puddles

Wed Sept 15 / Fri Sept 17

6 | Conditionals II

    • A Day Only

      • Debugging Curly Braces

      • Lesson - If, Else, and Else If

      • Review Submission Procedures (after lunch)

    • Work Time

      • Stage 2-5: Volcano

      • Stage 2-6: Paths

All Classes - Sun Sept 19 @ 11:59 pm


Checkpoint #2

    • Submit a zip file on Schoology containing your Roboquest Project

    • Always include a comment listing the projects you are submitting

    • Benchmark

      • Ziggurat- 5 Points

      • Volcano - 5 Points

      • Paths - 5 Points

Level Three - While Loops

Mon Sept 20 / Tues Sept 21

7 | While Loops

    • Lesson - While Loops

    • Submission Issues / Checking

    • Work Time

      • Stage 3-1: Desert

      • Stage 3-2: Gather

Wed Sept 22 / Thur Sept 23

8 | Waypoints

    • Join class on AP Classroom
      Contact Collegeboard ASAP if needed
      Join code is found on Schoology page

    • Gather Tips

    • Work Time

      • Stage 3-3: Cabin

      • Stage 3-4: Harvest

Fri Sept 24 / Mon Sept 27

9 | Cardinal Directions

    • Lesson - Randomness and Facing

    • Work Time

      • Stage 3-5: Western

      • Stage 3-6: Crossroads

All Classes - Mon Sept 27 @ 11:59 pm


Checkpoint #3

    • Submit a zip file on Schoology containing your Roboquest Project

    • Benchmark

      • Gather - 5 Points

      • Harvest - 5 Points

      • Crossroads- 5 Points

Level Four - Variables

Tues Sept 28 / Wed Sept 29

10 | Variables

    • Mr. M is out

    • Work Time

      • Stage 4-1: Bridge

Thur Sept 30 / Fri Oct 1

11 | Variables II

    • AP Reminders (see Schoology)

    • Lesson - Variables

    • Work Time

      • Stage 4-2: Treasure

      • Stage 4-3: Marx

Mon Oct 4 / Tues Oct 5

12 | Text

    • Lesson: Paint, Strings, and Parameters

    • Textbook Distribution

    • Work Time

      • Stage 4-4: Hello

      • Stage 4-5: Minesweeper

Wed Oct 6 / Thur Oct 7

13 | Algorithms

    • Lesson: Algorithms and Mazes

    • Work Time

      • Stage 4-6: Maize

All Classes - Thur Oct 7 @ 11:59 pm

Checkpoint #4

    • Submit a zip file on Schoology containing your Roboquest Project

    • Benchmark

      • Marx - 5 Points

      • Minesweeper - 5 Points

      • Maize - 5 Points

Level Five - For Loops

Fri Oct 8 / Mon Oct 11


14 | For Loops

    • Lesson: For Loops

    • Work Time

      • Stage 5-1: Jog

      • Stage 5-2: Docks

Tues Oct 12 / Wed Oct 13

15 | Nested For Loops

Thur Oct 14 / Mon Oct 18

16 | Writing Methods With Parameters

    • Lesson: Methods with Parameters

    • Work Time

      • Stage 5-4: Spiral

Tues Oct 19 / Wed Oct 20

17 | Review and Wrap-Up

    • Q&A

    • Work Time

    • Challenge Projects
      Extra Practice (Not Graded)

Thur Oct 21 / Fri Oct 22

18 | Test

All Classes - Sun Oct 24 @ 11:59 pm


Checkpoint #5

    • Submit a zip file on Schoology containing your Roboquest Project

    • Benchmark

      • Docks - 5 Points

      • Castle - 5 Points

      • Spiral - 5 Points