A PROGRAMMING NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO ENRICHMENT CLASS MONDAY OCT. 13TH AND 14TH. CLASSES WILL RESUME OCT. 15TH.
This week we will continue to look at Tynker and when you have done all of the different activities there I want you to check out this Angry Birds Coding Game. It probably looks familiar. We also have have a Pre-test to take this morning on Critical Thinking Skills.
Many of us may recognize the skyline above as the one from New York City. In major cities like New York to L.A. to Columbus, all of them have one thing in common....skyscrapers.
This week we will be looking at building our own skyscraper that will hold the most weight. We will testing out your structure design. Here is a list of all the tallest buildings in the world. To help us, here is a website that will teach us some of the basics of Skyscraper design.
Here is a short video on New York's Skyscrapers.
Here is a short video on the design of Al-Hamra Tower.