Computer Science Level 3: Create a Javascript Interactive

 

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Skill Level: Computer Science Level 3

Badges Earned: CS Level 3

Description: To earn your Computer Science Level 2 badge, you will need to complete one course in Codecademy.com and create an Javascript Interactive. This course is Javascript Basics You can preview the course here. One you’re done, you’ll use Mozilla’s Thimble website to create your choice of a number of Javascript interactives. Upload your evidence of completion for both the course (Codecademy profile link) and link to your thimble project, and you’re done!

[Note: if you already HAVE your Javascript badge- great! All you’ll need to do is go on to Part 2. Woo hoo!

Part 1:

Go to www.codecademy.com, sign up/in with Google, and start your learning adventure- now! Complete the Javascript course- and ask questions along the way. This can be done from anywhere (not just during STEAM time).

Part 2:

Go to https://thimble.mozilla.org/ and sign up (using your Google Account).

Now- choose one of the following fun Javascript interactives to complete:

Back to School Postcard. 

Homework Excuse Generator 

For each of these, to get your instructions, click on the Tutorial tab. It will walk you through each project.

Some tips along the way: Always document your process. Take pictures, screenshots, and video, if you can. Why? We suggest creating a “demo video” of all of your projects. Why? They can be used as evidence of completion. One demo video can be enough evidence to receive numerous badges.

Now go get your badges!

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