Adventures in

Alice Programming

Duke University, Durham, NC

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Workshop Schedule July 7-11, July 14-18, 2014

The two-week Beginner Alice workshop will be held from 8:30am-4pm (Mon-Thur), 8:30am-3pm (Fri) in LSRC D106 and includes breakfast, lunch and snacks. There is no charge for the workshop. Breakfast and lunch include demos and discussions.

Please see the logistics page for directions, parking passes, and housing at the Brookwood Inn.

Pictures and News Article from the 2014 workshop

Many of these tutorials are listed on the main tutorial page. Alice worlds not linked in are likely already on the main tutorial page or on the main examples page.

Week 1

Monday, July 7, 2014 - Day 1



Tuesday, July 8, 2014 - Day 2

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - Day 3

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - Day 4

  • Breakfast and princessKnight demos
  • Tutorial on Shorter of Two (write functions, random numbers, string functions)
  • Sharing Alice tutorial
  • Alice Demo
    • Adventure Game example - there is a tutorial on how to build this world on the tutorial page.
    • Boat Race - there is a tutorial on how to build this world on the tutorial page
    • Eragon - Includes four tasks, interactive, score, timer
    • bike plot - bicycle rider rides along and you click four times to record the time and distance. Then you plot these on a 2D graph.
    • ESL world - Narrate a story - first put pictures in order, then type a phrase for each picture, then play story.
  • Lists tutorial
  • Scene change tutorial

Friday July 11, 2014 - Day 5



Week 2



Monday, July 14, 2014 - Day 6

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 - Day 7

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 - Day 8

Thursday, July 17, 2014 - Day 9

Friday, July 18, 2014 - Day 10