provided for an
AP Computer Science class?
The A+ Computer Science
material packages include materials that can be used to teach a
stand-alone AP CS A course or an AP CS A course that follows a pre-AP
CS / introductory Computer Science course.
Syllabi are provided that detail using the materials to teach a stand-alone AP CS A course as well as docs detailing how to use the materails to teach a pre-AP class followed by an AP CS class.
Slides, java examples, labs, worksheets, tests, and quizzes are provided. Solutions to all materials are provided as well. Tests are provided in numerous formats, including MS Word, Examview, and Moodle.
Hundreds of labs are included which provide students with numerous opportunities to get their hands dirty solving problems and writing code. Each topic has many different assignments of varying difficulty levels which alllows students of all learning styles to experience success and show mastery. The vast amount of lab assignments allows greatly flexibility and more opportunities for differentiation.
The AP Computer Science GridWorld case study is covered extensively. The GridWorld case study has been integrated throughout all materials. GridWorld works well as a component of an introductory Computer Science class as well.GridWorld Case Study Sample Lab 1
GridWorld Case Study Sample Lab 2
GridWorld Case Study Intro SlideShow (ppt)
GridWorld Case Study Intro Slides and Notes (pdf)