A+ Computer Science
Curriculum Materials

The BEST AP* Computer Science Curriculum Materials
and Prep for the AP* Computer Science Exam!



What is NEW?

Curriculum for AP* Computer Science A
supporting the
new AP* CS Labs

Sample Magpie Worksheet 
Sample Picture Lab Worksheet
AP CS A Labs Intro Slides


Curriculum for AP* Computer Science Principles
including Python and Scratch / Snap
Python Lab
Scratch / Snap Lab


 
Email us if you wish to  DOWNLOAD a SAMPLE 
with AP* audit approved syllabi.

 
New AP CS A Labs


Complete Curriculum Materials Renewal (2016-2017 license)

UPDATED for 2016-2017  - $315

This renewal includes the current year's Labs( with labxx.java startup files and solutions), SlideShows( with .java code samples ), Tests, Quizzes, Worksheets and a one year license for one campus that grants use of all materials with access to all new material and updates. 

Complete Curriculum Materials and Syllabi documents are provided for an Introductory / pre-AP Computer Science / AP CS Principles course, an AP Computer Science A  / Intermediate Computer Science course, and an Advanced / Independent Study Computer Science course which focuses on Data Structures (Maps, Sets, Stacks, Queues, Graphs, Linked Lists, & Trees ), Game Development, and Graphics.  Java, Python, Scratch, Alice, and Jeoo materials are included.

These Computer Science curriculum materials can be used in AP Computer Science classes as well as non-AP Computer Science classes. These materials also work very well for IB Computer Science.


Complete Curriculum Materials Startup (2016-2017 license)

UPDATED for 2016-2017  - $525

This package includes the current year's Labs( with labxx.java startup files and solutions), SlideShows( with .java code samples ), Tests, Quizzes, Worksheets and a one year license for one campus that grants use of all materials with access to all new material and updates.

Complete Curriculum Materials and Syllabi documents are provided for an Introductory / pre-AP Computer Science / AP CS Principles course, an AP Computer Science A  / Intermediate Computer Science course, and an Advanced / Independent Study Computer Science course which focuses on Data Structures (Maps, Sets, Stacks, Queues, Graphs, Linked Lists, & Trees ), Game Development, and Graphics.  Java, Python, Scratch, Alice, and Jeoo materials are included.

These Computer Science curriculum materials can be used in AP Computer Science classes as well as non-AP Computer Science classes. These materials also work very well for IB Computer Science. 



Complete Curriculum Materials - 3 year (2016-2019 license)

UPDATED for 2016-2017  - $835

This package includes the current year's Labs( with labxx.java startup files and solutions), SlideShows( with .java code samples ), Tests, Quizzes, Worksheets and a multi-year license for one campus that grants use of all materials with access to all new material and updates.

Complete Curriculum Materials and Syllabi documents are provided for an Introductory / pre-AP Computer Science / AP CS Principles course, an AP Computer Science A  / Intermediate Computer Science course, and an Advanced / Independent Study Computer Science course which focuses on Data Structures (Maps, Sets, Stacks, Queues, Graphs, Linked Lists, & Trees ), Game Development, and Graphics. Java, Python, Scratch, Alice, and Jeoo materials are included.

These Computer Science curriculum materials can be used in AP Computer Science classes as well as non-AP Computer Science classes. These materials also work very well for IB Computer Science.

FREE CONTEST MATERIALS - all 3 year licenses now include a FREE set of programming contest practice packets and a FREE set of Java written tests - a 145.00 value for FREE!

 


All Access - Curriculum, Review Question Banks, and A+ Practice Problem Site  - 3 year (2016-2019 license )

UPDATED for 2016-2017  $1345


The license grants full access to all A+ Curriculum Materials, A+ Review Question Banks, and the A+ Practice Problem Site for 1 campus for 3 years.




JAVA MULTIPLE-CHOICE REVIEW BANKS (2016-2017 license)

UPDATED for 2016-2017  - $125.00


Included are more than 20 multiple-choice question banks, containing more than 1050 multiple-choice questions.  These question banks are not included with the question banks that are part of the curriculum materials.  


All banks comptiable with Word, Examview, Moodle, Blackboard, Canvas, and Schoology!

 

Topics covered include : Variables, Data Types, Operators, Ifs, Loops, Recursion, Number Systems, Bitwise Operators, Sorting and Searching, Boolean Algebra, Lists, ArrayList, LinkedList, Arrays, Sets, Maps, Graphs, Scanner, Stacks, Queues, Precedence, Split, Exceptions, Output / Printf, Generic Classes, Inheritance, Interfaces, Abstract Classes, Heaps, Strings, Matches, Boolean Logic, and Digital Electronics


· Each bank of multiple-choice questions is provided in MS Word, Examview, BlackBoard, and Moodle formats. 

· Each bank of multiple-choice questions provides concentrated coverage of a specific topic.

· Each bank of multiple-choice questions provides a great way to review for the AP Computer Science exam and for UIL Computer Science contests.  


Java Multiple-Choice Review Questions Sample





A+ PRACTICE SITE LICENSE  
Live Online and Printable Programming Problems!
(2016-2017 license)

UPDATED for 2016-2017  - $125.00

Online Practice Site loaded with tons of practice problems and tutorials. 
Problem sets can also be printed and worked locally in class.

· Teachers can login and monitor student progress or teachers can use the printed problems as in class local assignments.

· Hundreds of problems that focus on AP Computer Science topics as well as numerous contest topics.
· Great for AP programming practice!

 ·Topics covered - Input, Output, Loops, Ifs, Strings, Nested Loops, Matrices, Recursion, Mazes, Arrays, ArrayList, BigInteger, GregorianCalendar, Graphs, Maps, and Sets

· Designed to demonstrate how to get started with basic Java programming processes and then move on to more advanced topics.

   New expanded tutorials with more examples!
   More simple problems added!
   Free Response Method / Function only problems!

· Each topic has numerous problems presented that range in difficultly level, allowing all students to be successful.
· Also included are tips and strategies that have teams all over the state to win numerous UIL State Championships.

Problems can be solved in Java or in Python.

 


All A+ Computer Science Curriculum Materials are updated regularly to account for topic list / course description changes.  Always consult the latest course description to make sure you are current.

All prices in effect 01/01/2016 - 12/31/2016




                   District Licensing / Bulk Purchasing

Discount pricing is available for school districts purchasing licenses for multiple campuses.  Please send an email with the specifics and a custom quote will be provided.


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Home School Computer Science Information


The A+ Computer Science materials work very well for home schoool computer science students.  Self-paced style allows students to work at a comfortable pace.  Engaging materials are challengely fun!  more info


Email us for info to DOWNLOAD a SAMPLE!



Computer Science Syllabi

Intro Computer Science / pre-AP* Computer Science
(Scratch, Alice, Jeroo, and Java)

Intro Computer Science / pre-AP* Computer Science
(Scratch, Jeroo, Python, and Java)

AP* CS A Audit approved syllabus   new version with new AP CS A Labs

Email us to access our AP CS Principles Audit Approved Syllabus.

Email me at stacey.armstrong@apluscompsci.com  
if you have questions about submitting syllabi documents for audit approval.


 
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If you have questions or comments, please send me an email at     stacey.armstrong@apluscompsci.com    
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