LOW TECH-ICT

The following LOW TECH options are for Intro to Computer Technology and are intended to be used sparingly for those rare times when you might not have reliable internet access for an extended time.

Each class assignment is listed in sequence with the LOW-TECH option following. If you need more detail, please contact the instructor.

COMPUTER BASICS [1]

  • Impress me with your detailed technical knowledge by creating an illustrated pamphlet about how a phone or computer works. You might have to interview a specialist.

CYBER-SECURITY [2.1]

  • Write 3 short stories that explain in detail actual experiences that you or a friend/family encountered dealing with different categories of digital citizenship.

CYBER-SECURITY [2.2]

  • Write a 1000+ original story or 3 page comic about the day in the life of a hacker or cyber security specialist.

DIGITAL PORTFOLIO [3]

  • Create a 5 page physical portfolio that includes 5 topics from the following: awards, jobs, hobbies, sports, personal projects, community involvement, independent studies. Something worthy to bring to a job interview.

GOOGLE DOC [4]

  • Interview someone who has used Google Docs and takes notes about all the important tips and features.

GOOGLE SLIDES [5]

  • Create an original product pitch presentation using several sheets of paper, markers or colored pencils.

GOOGLE FORM/QUIZ [6]

  • Create an original product pitch presentation with a detailed product survey that you hand out to 5 others. Collect and analyze the results.

GOOGLE DRAWING [7]

  • Create your own original card game similar to Pokemon.

GOOGLE SHEET [8]

  • Use grid paper and create a budget sheet for a month you might use if you lived on your own.

Animated Gif [9]

  • Use grid paper and colored pencils instead.

LOGO [10]

  • Use grid paper and colored pencils instead

Hack THIS [11]

  • Check out a book from the library about HTML5, take notes, write the code for an actual page about you and your interests including links to sites and images.

PROGRAMMING [12]

  • Write a report on the various coding languages and editors listing Pros and Cons, including which you would choose and why. C++, C#, Javascript, Python, GDscript Lua...

Gdevelop/Construct/Fusion Games [13,14,15]

  • Write a report on the various visual programming game editors available listing Pros and Cons, including which you would choose and why.
    GDEVELOP vs ???
    Construct 3 vs ???
    Clickteam Fusion vs ???

Create 3D Models [16]

  • Write a report on the various types of 3D modelling software with PROs and CONs, which you would choose and why.