This collection of videos and links to activities comprises a short course to introduce Middle and High School teachers to Computational Thinking. The resources are aligned to Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) K-12 Computer Science Standards 5.2 Level 2: Computer Science and Community. Videos are designed for teachers and activities are designed for teachers to implement with students in their classrooms, although some activities are also useful for teacher understanding.
This set of exercises supports the following Standards of Mathematical Practice1 Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.2 Reason abstractly and quantitatively.5 Use appropriate tools strategically.6 Attend to precision.7 Look for and make use of structure.
Link to sample test questions: http://www.collegeboard.com/student/t...In this video Paul Andersen describes the new AP Biology Exam. This exam will be given for the first time in May of 2013 and will be different from all previous exams. In this video Paul Andersen describes the scoring and the two parts of the exam. Half of the score will come from the multiple choice portion and half will come from the essays. He ends the video by discussing what material you should study.College Board Link - http://collegeboard.com/student/testi...Intro Music AtributionTitle: I4dsong_loop_main.wavArtist: CosmicDLink to sound: http://www.freesound.org/people/Cosmi...Creative Commons Atribution License