Friday, May 24, 2019

Friday May 24, 2019 -- WooHooo last day... small tears...

Key Things To Do Today:

Class Photos:
https://drive.google.com/open?id=1uueheR7f1S9jMkl6xyoHu9GXOOV35Szz

Your Docs and Stuff:
  1. Think about what you have on your MetroEd Google Drive
  2. How are you going to get access after you loose your @metroed email?
  3. Copy stuff you want to your personal Google drive, or download to a USB drive
 Bins:
  1.  Check with me that you have your Arduino, Bread board , Raspberry Pi, SD card and Safety glasses checked in
  2. Sort out all the jumper wires in your box
  3. Check all LEDs and put good ones in my bin, throw away all bad ones
  4. Sort any resistors, and put them in the right drawer... Use color code AND DMM to test them
  5. Any stuff you think I will want back, like Motors and stuff , bring it over... I'll tell you...
  6. Keep or recycle every thing else...
  7. Give me back an empty bin - Leave your name on it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Contact Me
https://sites.google.com/view/steam-clown-mechatronics/home/contact?authuser=0
 
8 Bit Computer

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - Survey

Key Things To Do Today:

Take This Survey:
bit.ly/2018-SVCTE

Your Docs and Stuff:
  1. Think about what you have on your MetroEd Google Drive
  2. How are you going to get access after you loose your @metroed email?
  3. Copy stuff you want to your personal Google drive, or download to a USB drive
 Bins:
  1.  Check with me that you have your Arduino, Bread board , Raspberry Pi, SD card and Safety glasses checked in
  2. Sort out all the jumper wires in your box
  3. Check all LEDs and put good ones in my bin, throw away all bad ones
  4. Sort any resistors, and put them in the right drawer... Use color code AND DMM to test them
  5. Any stuff you think I will want back, like Motors and stuff , bring it over... I'll tell you...
  6. Keep or recycle every thing else...
  7. Give me back an empty bin - Leave your name on it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Contact Me
https://sites.google.com/view/steam-clown-mechatronics/home/contact?authuser=0
 
8 Bit Computer

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Wednesday May 22, 2019 - Woot.... 3 days left...

Key Things To Do Today:

Your Docs and Stuff:
  1. Think about what you have on your MetroEd Google Drive
  2. How are you going to get access after you loose your @metroed email?
  3. Copy stuff you want to your personal Google drive, or download to a USB drive
 Bins:
  1.  Check with me that you have your Arduino, Bread board , Raspberry Pi, SD card and Safety glasses checked in
  2. Sort out all the jumper wires in your box
  3. Check all LEDs and put good ones in my bin, throw away all bad ones
  4. Sort any resistors, and put them in the right drawer... Use color code AND DMM to test them
  5. Any stuff you think I will want back, like Motors and stuff , bring it over... I'll tell you...
  6. Keep or recycle every thing else...
  7. Give me back an empty bin - Leave your name on it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Contact Me
https://sites.google.com/view/steam-clown-mechatronics/home/contact?authuser=0
 
8 Bit Computer

Friday, May 17, 2019

Friday May 17, 2019 - Maker Faire

    Cobham Internships
Autonomous Vehicle Conference - June

Bluetooth 5 IoT design contest: 'Make with Mesh'. from Cypress
     
     
    FLIP GRID - Due Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a good job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work
    4) How does the Register Transfer work?



    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




Ben Eaters 8 Bit Computer 

David Deutsch - link about binary and place value in prep for ALU
 
New Form -  Fill out at the end of the day

Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
  • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
  • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
  • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
    • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
    • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
    • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
  • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
  • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
Clean Up
  • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Thursday May 16, 2019 - Cobham Internship

    Cobham Internships
    FLIP GRID - Due Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a good job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work
    4) How does the Register Transfer work?



    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




Ben Eaters 8 Bit Computer 

David Deutsch - link about binary and place value in prep for ALU
 
New Form -  Fill out at the end of the day

Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
  • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
  • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
  • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
    • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
    • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
    • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
  • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
  • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
Clean Up
  • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Robo Jam At Maker Faire

RoboJam at Maker Faire
  • Robojam Guide
  • Robojam Schedule at Maker Faire
    •  Table Top Navigation
      Division: Open
      Event: Table Top Navigation
      Type: Skill/Judged
      Max Participants: 16
      Minimum Participants: 5
      Date: Sunday May 19, 2019
      Time: 1:45 PM—3:00 PM
  • Parking

Free Shuttle Lot

Oracle Plaza (RED LINE)
Oracle Plaza, 10 Twin Dolphin Drive, Redwood City
Free Shuttle buses will pick up at the central roundabout.
Shuttle Times:
Saturday May 18th
9:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday May 19th
9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
    •  

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - Final Push for 8 Bit computer

     
     
    FLIP GRID - Due Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a good job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work
    4) How does the Register Transfer work?



    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




Ben Eaters 8 Bit ComputerNew Form -  Fill out at the end of the day

Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
  • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
  • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
  • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
    • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
    • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
    • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
  • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
  • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
Clean Up
  • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Tuesday May 14, 2019 - Team Rocket


Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
Special Instructions:


Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 

Go to our Mechatronics Engineering google classroom and check the STREAM for current Entry Ticket Assignments & Questions
Research Topis and Teams
1) Team Wing
2) Team Rocket - Liquid Fuel
3) Team Rocket - Solid Fuel
4) Pneumatic Systems - High Level Overview
5) Pneumatic - Valves
6) Pneumatic - Cylinders
7) Pneumatic - Math Pressure force / weight / angle

Teams or 2 or 3
 - Create a 4-6 slide presentation
 - Links to videos





  • LAB - Duration: 60 Min
  • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
  • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
    • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
    • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
    • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
  • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
  • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
Clean Up
  • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

Monday, May 13, 2019

Monday May 13, 2019 - Welcome New Studetns from Taipei

    FLIP GRID - Due Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a goo job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work



    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




Ben Eaters 8 Bit ComputerNew Form -  Fill out at the end of the day
  • Lecture/LAB - Duration: 90+ Min

    • Open Your 8 Bit Computer Google Doc
    • Share it with the following 2 emails
      • jburnham@metroed.net
      • randytrue@gmail.com 
    • Pro Tip: Cut and Paste diagrams from the videos

  • Instructions & Expectations: Listen and take notes in your Interactive Lab Book. If needed review the posted slide presentation
  • Link: 8 bit computer
  • Randy's Link for Today - 8 Bit Register notes 
  • Read the 8-Bit Computer Build Announcements  

  • Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    Friday May 10, 2019 - Happy Thermodynamics


    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions:

    Entry Ticket - Thermodynamics
    • Assignment - Duration: 15 Min
    • Link: Presentation Link
    • Instructions & Expectations: Do the following
    • How to Submit Assignment: Go to our Mechatronics Engineering google classroom and check the STREAM for current Entry Ticket Assignments & Questions. - 10 Points
    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...

    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • Entry Ticket 
    • what is the limit of this line can X here
    • Stuff
    • Clean Up




    Stuff
    • Lecture/Presentation - Duration: 15 Min
    • Link: Presentation Link
    • Instructions & Expectations: Listen and take notes in your Interactive Lab Book. If needed review the posted slide presentation
    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...
    Stuff
    • LAB - Duration: 15 Min
    • Link: Presentation Link
    • Instructions & Expectations: List instructions here
    • How to Submit Assignment: Do the following
    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...
    Stuff
    • Assignment - Duration: 15 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Get List instructions here
    • How to Submit Assignment: Do the following
    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...
    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 60 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Labels:

    Thursday, May 9, 2019

    Thursday May 9, 2019 - Welcome Students from Taipei



     


    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Monday, May 6, 2019

    Monday May 6, 2019 - More Timing Diagrams

    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions:

    Entry / Exit Ticket
    1) Cobham Field Trip


    FLIP GRID - Due this week
    Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a goo job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work



    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




    Ben Eaters 8 Bit Computer
    • Instructions & Expectations: Listen and take notes in your Interactive Lab Book. If needed review the posted slide presentation
    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Friday, May 3, 2019

    Friday May 3, 2019 - Open Lab


    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions:


    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 60 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Thursday, May 2, 2019

    Thursday May 2, 2019 - Timing Diagram

    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions:

    Entry / Exit Ticket
    1) Cobham Field Trip


    FLIP GRID - Due this week
    Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a goo job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work

     

    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




    Ben Eaters 8 Bit Computer
    • Instructions & Expectations: Listen and take notes in your Interactive Lab Book. If needed review the posted slide presentation
    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019

    Tuesday April 30, 2019 - Field Trip Forms

    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions:

    Entry / Exit Ticket
    1) Cobham Field Trip


    FLIP GRID - Due this week
    Go to  https://flipgrid.com/9de28c8c and answer the following questions.  You will be put into teams of 2-3 and you will have to answer all 3 questions... but each team member will be responsible for one question.  These will be assigned at random... so all team members will need to be able to answer any of the questions. Give a solid 90 sec in depth explanation.  Then if we think you need to redo it, we will have your team re-answer, but we will reassign randomly a different question.  So  make sure you take your time to do a goo job. 
    1) How does the SR latch work using the 2 NOR gate?
    2) How is the D Latch different than the SR latch?
    3) What is the different and how does the D Flip Flop work

     

    Mechatronics Engineering Plan For Today:
    • 8 Bit Computer
    • Open Lab If You have got approval from Jim and Randy
    • Clean Up




    Ben Eaters 8 Bit Computer
    • Instructions & Expectations: Listen and take notes in your Interactive Lab Book. If needed review the posted slide presentation
    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
    • Link: Robot Club Google Sites
    • Instructions & Expectations: Connect with your Robot Club Team.  You will either be working on your Robot Project or an Open Lab Project.  
      • You will need to account for your time. You will need to convince me by your form submission that you worked given the time allotted. 
      • If  you or your Robot Club Team worked on the Robot Club project, you will make sure your Robot Project Status Google docs are updated.  
      • If you worked on an Open Lab Project, you will also need to tell me about what you accomplished and what you are planning next.
    • How to Submit Assignment:   Each Student needs to account for your time.  
    • Dig Deeper: Open Lab:
    Clean Up
    • Assignment - Duration: 2-10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 2 Points