Scope and Sequence for App Design with MIT App Inventor
Backward design is at the core of my curricular design. Planning out enduring understanding in the form of targeted skills and knowledge, and aligning to local, state, and national standards are the foundation of good curriculum design.
Curriculum is designed to give students authentic programming experience, building skills and knowledge that culminates in the creation of a unique capstone project.
The utilization of a variety of learning strategies such as worksheets, video and written tutorials, frequent checks for understanding are key in developing effective and engaging curriculum.
GameSalad Curriculum and Guides
I worked with Game Salad Designers and engineers while teaching technology in the classroom, writing comprehensive curricular units including scope for the course, standards alignment, worksheets, and activities that teach about game design and computer science topics.
Assessments, Study Guides, & Curricular Units for
Curriculum Design for Schools
All curricular units are aligned to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills state standards, but can be aligned to CCSS upon request. Each comprehensive unit includes a brerakdown of essential questions, student self assessment, vocabulary, and requisite knowledge and skills for mastery of the content