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Ideas informáticas (Lovelace)

El curso Ideas de Informática es un curso de informática de primer año con un enfoque único en la creatividad y la resolución de problemas. Los estudiantes exploran varios temas importantes de la informática, como la programación, la ciudadanía digital, las redes y el diseño web.

Overview & Highlights

High School
Contact Hours

Course Overview

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Introducción a la programación con el perro Karel
Students explore the fundamentals of programming by giving commands to Karel the Dog using JavaScript syntax, functions, control structures, and proper programming formatting.
¿Qué es la Computación?
Students dive into the history of computing, consider how computing impacts today's world, and learn about the various parts that make up modern computers.
Proyecto: Modelos de computadora
Students create a short presentation about a specific model of a computer from an early model to a computer that is still being developed (phones, robots, drones).
Diseño web
Students learn the basics of HTML, CSS, and the processes involved in viewing web pages on the internet. Students create several simple web pages using the CodeHS online editor to gain practice!
Proyecto: Tu primer sitio web
Students build their very own homepage, hosted at a custom URL!
Información digital
Students learn about the various ways we represent information digitally including number systems, encoding data, and creating pixel images.
Students explore the structure and design of the internet, and how this design affects the reliability of network communication, the security of data, and personal privacy.
Proyecto: Los efectos del Internet
Students choose an innovation that was enabled by the Internet and explore the effects of this innovation!
Ciudadanía digital y ciberhigiene
Students learn Internet etiquette, ways to stay safe on the world wide web, potential effects of our digital footprints, how to protect information from online risks, and the implications of cyberbullying.
Proyecto: Anuncio de servicio público
Students create a Public Service Announcement (PSA) to teach their peers about digital citizenship and cyber hygiene.

Offline Handouts

Demo Programs

Explore programs that your students will build throughout this course!

Course Resources

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Professional Development

Teaching Computing Ideas

Prepare to teach Computing Ideas! With this online PD course, teachers gain the skills, pedagogical knowledge, resources, and confidence to lead a excellent introductory computer science class with CodeHS—no programming experience is required.

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Ideas informáticas (Lovelace) is aligned with the following standards

Standards Framework View Alignment
Utah 7 View (100%)
Utah 6 View (100%)
Nevada Tech 6-8 View (86.7%)

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