ERIC Number: ED248865
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
TLC for Growing Minds. Microcomputer Projects. Advanced Projects for Junior High.
Taitt, Henry A.
Designed to improve students' thinking, learning, and creative skills while they learn to program a microcomputer in BASIC programing language, this book for advanced learners at the junior high level provides a variety of microcomputer activities designed to extend the concepts learned in the accompanying instructional manuals (volumes 5 and 6). These activities require students to apply those concepts to challenging problems which need original and creative solutions. Each activity includes introductory information; a program to enter, run, and observe; and challenges to change or use the program. Titles of the individual activities are as follows: Trade Marks; Die Randomly; Chase It; Seating Charts; Sort of Sorting; Sorting; Alphabetizing; Math Designs; The Letter Connection; Three Letter Words; Four Letter Words; Letter Count; Keeping Tabs; Super Letter Count; Job Hunting; Letter Equality?; Databank; Lettercount2; Pick and Choose; Group Selection; Pick Only One; Paired with E; The Winning Pair; Ate or Eat or Etc.; Binary Lights; Hexadecimals Aren't Hexed; Your Number is Up; Time; Space Ship; and Something Very Special. (Author/LMM)
Descriptors: Computer Graphics, Computer Science Education, Computer Software, Input Output Devices, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Learning Activities, Microcomputers, Problem Solving, Programing, Programing Languages
Creative Learning Association, Inc., RR#4, Box 330, Charleston, IL 61920 ($9.95 per copy; quantity discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Apple II; BASIC Programing Language; Computer Games
Note: Reproducibility may be limited due to use of colored paper throughout the document. For related documents, see IR 011 306-311, IR 011 314-315, and IR 011 318-319.