FTC 7673 Team Info &
Our Robotics and Scratch Camp Info
9:00am Answer any questions from Thursday
9:15am - 10:30 pm Work on items for parent show - Green screen Scratch, interactive art scratch, WeDo motor-Scratch, Picoboard-sensors-scratch, WeDo sensors scratch, webcam "Kinect" Scratch.
10:30 - 11:00 - Do CS Unplugged Mud Island http://www.csunplugged.org/minimal-spanning-trees or another kinesthetic activity
11:00-12:00 - Continue working on finishing projects 12-12:30 pm lunch PIZZA!!! 12:30pm Show kids the http://www.dotdiva.org site and look at some of the profiles such as http://www.dotdiva.org/profiles/kendal.html,http://www.dotdiva.org/profiles/macherie.html and http://www.dotdiva.org/profiles/maitland.html. Talk about how what they have been learning relates to jobs. 1:00pm Do post surveys: Post survey *http://findings.Post-Camp.sgizmo.com/s3/* 1:30pm Do group picture 2:00pm Do parent show - have ACM career brochures and Image your future in computing brochures.
Click on the links below to play with programs that use the webcam feature of Scratch. Look at the code to see how the program works, then click Remix to make a copy you can change and keep.
You MUST be using a computer with a webcam for these to work.
How to program a Scratch project incorporating webcam action by The Scratch Team
Starter Webcam Project - Virtual Pet - Gobo
Another good starter webcam program - Catch the Pizza
Jumpin ' Cat to play and Remix
Save the Minifigs!!
My First Webcam revised
Musical Doodle with webcam
Beat the High Score (Good intermediate project)
Webcam Bubble Pop
Web-Cam Fruit Ninja
The tutorials page on the Scratch site has more samples to learn from and modify.
Link to a page with several webcam examples.