Adventures in

Alice Programming

Duke University, Durham, NC

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Here is the real schedule for the two camps for high school and middle school students the weeks of July 7-11, 2008 and July 14-18, 2008.

Handouts for topics are being reworked and will appear on another page off this website by the end of July.

One-Week Camp: July 7-11, 2008

Monday, Day 1

  • Introduction to using Alice - Part One and Part Two
  • Build a world

Tuesday, Day 2

  • Introduction to Alice - Part 3
  • SkyRide
  • Kangaroo Visit Part 1 (parameters)
  • Work on Worlds, storyboard

Wednesday, Day 3

  • Kangaroo Visit, Parts 2 and 3 (events, conditional, as seen by)
  • Parts 1-3 of Change Color
  • Lists Example
  • Work on Worlds
  • Animation Fair

Thursday, Day 4

  • Answer Questions World
  • Score and Timer - Click a Cow
  • Work on Worlds
  • Billboard
  • Sound

Friday, Day 5

  • BDE, Build a billboard with Paint, arrays
  • Work on worlds
  • Animation Fair: Demos of worlds

One Week Camp 2: July 14-18, 2008

Monday, Day 1

  • Introduction to using Alice - Part One, Part Two and Part Three
  • Storyboard
  • Build a world

Tuesday, Day 2

  • Kangaroo Visit Parts 1-3 (parameters)
  • Evil Ninja List
  • SkyRide
  • Work on Worlds

Wednesday, Day 3

  • Parts 1-3 of Change Color - Random Numbers, Function
  • BDE
  • Work on Worlds
  • Mini Animation Fair

Thursday, Day 4

  • Answer Questions World
  • Score - Click a Cow
  • Ask Question
  • Billboard/ Paint
  • Sound
  • Scene Change
  • Work on Worlds

Friday, Day 5

  • BDE, Build a billboard with Paint, arrays
  • Work on worlds
  • Timer
  • Animation Fair: Demos of worlds