Tutorials and Assignments

Assignment 7: BouncyBall

posted Mar 9, 2010, 2:03 PM by Margaret Butler

Alter your AnimatedBall so that it bounces off walls. This assignment also has hints to help you along the way.  BouncyBall

Tutorial 6: WhackIt!

posted Mar 9, 2010, 2:00 PM by Margaret Butler

Follow along with the Google WhackAMole tutorial but customize with your choice of image: a chocolate bunny, a ghostbuster, or you!  Optional but loads of fun. WhackIt!

Assignment 5: AnimatedBall

posted Mar 9, 2010, 1:57 PM by Margaret Butler

Create an App using iterative programming that begins with a diagonally moving ball and ends up with random movement, touch-sensing, and scoring. This assignment has hints along the way. Animated Ball

Tutorial 4: PaintPot

posted Mar 1, 2010, 7:09 PM by Margaret Butler

AppInventor tutorial that teaches simple drawing basics.  Due Mar 4. 
PaintPot tutorial

Tutorial 3: CanvasFun

posted Mar 1, 2010, 7:01 PM by Margaret Butler   [ updated Mar 1, 2010, 7:16 PM ]

An app that draws circles of different colors and introduces iterative programming. Due Mar 2. 
CanvasFun Tutorial

Tutorial 2: HelloPurr

posted Mar 1, 2010, 6:58 PM by Margaret Butler

Simple app using image buttons and sound.  Due Mar 2. 
HelloPurr Tutorial

Tutorial 1: SpeakIt!

posted Mar 1, 2010, 6:53 PM by Margaret Butler

Build a simple app that does text-to-speech. Due: Feb 25. 
SpeakIt tutorial

Tutorial 0: Creating a portfolio

posted Feb 17, 2010, 3:04 PM by Margaret Butler   [ updated Feb 17, 2010, 3:12 PM ]

You will create a Tumblr personal web-site to use as your Technovation Challenge portfolio.
Click Create my portfolio
Due: Feb 25

Preparing your computer

posted Feb 15, 2010, 11:15 AM by Margaret Butler   [ updated Feb 15, 2010, 11:44 AM ]

Your computer must be setup properly to run the software necessary for the Technovation Challenge.  You must install the Mozilla Firefox browser and you must install the Java Runtime Environment. Follow the instructions here.

Due: February 23

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