# Lesson Plans

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## Sorting Socks is Algorithm Complexity

This lesson introduces some simple ideas about algorithms and their complexity through a series of exercises involving a collection of socks.

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11 - 13

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Animation with Object Efficiency

This lesson shows how an object made of connected parts can be animated by displaying it as a series of graphic images.

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11 - 13

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

## Data Representation: Millions of Colors

By first creating, and then playing a card game, students learn how additive color is represented as binary and hexadecimal numbers.

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14 - 17

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Coloring Discrete Structures

This lesson introduces students to areas of mathematics that computer scientists use to do computational problems.

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11 - 13

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## Vector Graphics Use Functions

This lesson introduces vector graphics and functions through a collaborative design activity.

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14 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Mathematical Applications, Technology

## The Boat and the Beetle

This lesson further develops principles of floating and sinking to young learners.

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4 - 7

#### CATEGORIES:

Engineering Design

## Recursion: Smaller Sibling Pyramids

Recursion, Iteration (Looping), and Concurrency.  In the first of two sessions (at most an hour each), students are asked to calculate a simple summation by themselves, based on a procedure they ar

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8 - 13

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

## Graphics: Bits and Points

Computer graphics dominates young people’s lives. Their worldview is heavily influenced by pixels.

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8 - 11

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

## Graphics: Calculating Color

In a digital world we take color for granted.  Through off-computer activities, students learn the difference between additive and subtractive color, and how images are generated on screen and tran

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11 - 13

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

## Boolean Algebra is Elementary

Sherlock Holmes delighted in saying ‘It’s elementary, my dear Watson’. This lesson provides a brief overview of how Boolean algebra provides the basis for artificial intelligence reasoning.

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13 - 18

#### CATEGORIES:

Computing, Technology

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