Computer Science Topic Outline:

Term

Main Topics

Grade 4

Grade 5

Grade 6

Grade 7

Grade 8

1

Passwords

Google Account

Code.org

Typing

Parts of a Computer

Email

Research

Google Docs

Introduction to class

Network login

Getting back into the swing of things with accounts and passwords

Passwords Lesson &

Google Account

Typing Practice, Coding, & Minetest Projects

Server Saving & File Management

Parts of a Computer

Intro to Python

Code.org & Type to Learn 4

Printing & Strings

Email Project

Scientist Research

Career Research

Scientist Research

Career Research

Programming Language Research

Scientist Report:  Short Biography

Short Career Report

Scientist:  Interview Transcript

Career Cover Letter

Language Report

2

Google Slides

Algorithms

Origami

Binary Numbers

Searches

Scientist:  Short Presentation

Short Career Presentation

Scientist Award Presentation

Career Job Presentation

Language Presentation

Sequencing with Algorithms

How Fax Machines Work

How Flow Charts Work

Voting Algorithms

Variables & Expressions

Cup

Hat

Pinwheel

Fortune Teller

Mad Libs Project

5 bit Binary Numbers

6 bit Binary Numbers

7 bit Binary Numbers + ASCII Table

8 bit Binary Numbers + Hexadecimal Numbers + Web Colors

Loops

Linear Search

Binary Search

Rectangular Search

Optimal Path Search

(Traveling Salesman)

Number Conversions Project

3

Sorting Techniques

Drawing Project

Data Collection

Google Sheets

Selection Sort

Insertion Sort

Bubble Sort

Network Sort

“Stained Glass” Project

Polygon Collage Project

Mandala Project

Art Project

ASCII Graphics Project

Ball Throwing

Hand Temperature

Cooling Temperature

Miscellaneous Sensors

Data Visualization

Table + Chart

Table + Detailed Chart

Table + Detailed Chart

Table + Detailed Chart

Table + Detailed Chart


If there are any questions or comments, please contact Mr. Sinopoli at msinopoli@maynard.k12.ma.us.  You can also follow activities of the class on Twitter by following @fs_compsci
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