Designing Solutions Through Programming

Thursday 26 August 2021 - Block 1, Room C152
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Daily Note


Our plan for the day: 

  1. We are going to review daily notes. Please read the full daily notes every class.
  2. We are going to review your homework
  3. We are going to review the parts of HTML
  4. We are going to download a new extension, bracket colorizer
  5. We are going to learn about the img tag AND we are going to learn about how to upload an image from within vscode. You might be curious about where an image is stored.
  6. We are going to practice HTML today 
  7. We are going to start learning CSS
  8. we will practice a little bit with CSS
  9. If time permits, we will introduce the idea of HTML forms


Our Big idea

The big idea for today is Course orientation.

The essential questions for this topic are:

What do I need to know, understand and do to be prepared for this class?

It takes time to explore and really understand a big idea. If you want to
learn more about course orientation (which is connected to today's daily note), please click here .

We are learning this because as a designers must understand scientific and technical innovation. Designers use systems, models, methods, and processes to solve problems.

Reminders & routines:

IF (today ==  testing_day_for_me) {
     remember to go get tested!;

IF (this_block == first_block_day) {

IF (today == Friday) {

As I am taking attendance:

  1. For students who are physically at ASW: Please check now: am I connected to the American School of Warsaw wireless network
  2. Please check now: is visual studio code working from my programming folder?

To remember: 

  1. All the files you need for this course can be found at this link. Please pay attention to the time the file was last updated. 
  2. You can access a web-based view of your database by clicking this link.
  3. Please be aware of course videos to help you understand our content.