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DATE Information/Activities/Projects and Assignments

MON

10-15

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TUE

10-16

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THU

10-18

BELLRINGER: Complete your daily Non-test Midterm Goal Form. At the end of the day, please complete the Daily Non-Test Midterm Goal Results Form.

WORK DAY: All students need to be finishing work on their HOUSE/BUILDING in class today from their AutoCAD Non-test Midterm Examination. If you have not yet completed your KITCHEN, spend the first 15 mninutes after break working on the KITCHEN, then go back to your HOUSE/BUILDING. Remember, HOUSE/BUILDING is worth 100 points, KITCHEN is worth 50 points, WORK ETHIC is worth 50 points!

DON'T THINK YOU FINISHED ENOUGH OF YOUR HOUSE/BUILDING TO GET A GOOD GRADE? I will be grading this next week. Come in and complete more, if necessary.

DONE WITH ALL OF YOUR MIDTERM? HAVE AN "A" ON YOUR MIDTERM? OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT- AutoCAD 9- POLYGONS. Review the imbedded video (also seen below) in the assignment sheet to learn how to create POLYGONS.

VIDEO FOR AUTOCAD 9:

TUE

10-9

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THU

10-11

BELLRINGER: Complete your daily Non-test Midterm Goal Form. At the end of the day, please complete the Daily Non-Test Midterm Goal Results Form.

WORK DAY: All students need to be working on their HOUSE/BUILDING in class today from their AutoCAD Non-test Midterm Examination. If you have not yet completed your KITCHEN, spend the first 15 mninutes after break working on the KITCHEN, then go back to your HOUSE/BUILDING.

MON

10-8

BELLRINGER: No Bellringer today, please get right to work on your Non-Test Midterm!

WORK DAY: All students should be working on their AutoCAD Non-test Midterm Examination: Begin by working on "The Kitchen." Your GOAL for today is to have your KITCHEN completed and begin working on your HOUSE/BUILDING.

FRI

10-5

BELLRINGER: No Bellringer today, please get right to work on your Non-Test Midterm!

WORK DAY: All students should be working on their AutoCAD Non-test Midterm Examination: Begin by working on "The Kitchen." If you happen to complete that drawing, select your House/Building to work on and begin recreating the drawing.

THU

10-4

BELLRINGER: No Bellringer today, please get right to work on AutoCAD 8. Our goal is to be working on the Non-Test Midterm by the end of class today.

WORK DAY:

  1. AutoCAD Assignment 8: POLYLINE and HATCH Commands.: Complete all of these problems, including the FLAG Challenge Problem.
  2. SECOND HALF OF CLASS: all students should be working on their AutoCAD Non-test Midterm Examination: Begin by working on "The Kitchen." If you happen to complete that drawing, select your House/Building to work on and begin recreating the drawing.

VIDEOS FOR AUTOCAD 8:

       

       

TUE

10-2

BELLRINGER: NO Bellringers today, please get right to work on your AutoCAD assignments.

WORK DAY- OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT:

  1. AutoCAD Assignment 7: MOVE, COPY, ROTATE AND OFFSET: Spend 15 minutes working on these problems, then switch to....
  2. AutoCAD Assignment 8: POLYLINE and HATCH Commands.: Complete all of these problems. Concurrent Enrollment students need to complete the FLAG Challenge Problem.
  3. NON-TEST MIDTERM EXAMINATION Project: This needs to be started by FRIDAY, at the latest!

VIDEOS FOR AUTOCAD 8:

       

GRADING TODAY (continued): AutoCAD 5+6.

MON

10-1

BELLRINGER: Complete the MIDTERM House/Building Selection Form.

WORK DAY:

  1. Please finish up AutoCAD Assignment 7: MOVE, COPY, ROTATE AND OFFSET and move on to...
  2. AutoCAD Assignment 8: POLYLINE and HATCH Commands.: Complete all of these problems, including the FLAG Challenge Problem.
  3. Link to the NON-TEST MIDTERM EXAMINATION Project Sheet for reference for the Bellringer, if needed.

VIDEOS FOR AUTOCAD 8:

       

       

     

FRI

9-28

BELLRINGER: No Bellringer today, please work on AutoCAD 7.

WORK DAY- OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 7: MOVE, COPY, ROTATE AND OFFSET:

  1. VIDEOS FOR AUTOCAD 7:

         

         

GRADING TODAY: AutoCAD 5+6.

THU

9-27

BELLRINGER: Complete The "Fire Island" Puzzler Thinking Sheet, if you are able.

WORK DAY-

  1. AutoCAD 6: RECTANGULAR and POLAR ARRAYS. This is a very lengthy assignment and will likely take us several days to complete. Please use all of the tricks and techniques that we have been learning recently on this assignment, such as MIRROR. It will make you life much easier!
  2. OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 7: MOVE, COPY, ROTATE AND OFFSET:

    VIDEOS FOR AUTOCAD 7:

         

         

     

TUE

9-25

BELLRINGER: We need to learn some more basic tools to make our lives easier. Watch the video, PRACTICE THE COMMANDS AS YOU WATCH and complete the FILLET AND CHAMFER REVIEW. You will use this ALL THE TIME.

 

WORK DAY- AutoCAD 6: RECTANGULAR and POLAR ARRAYS. This is a very lengthy assignment and will likely take us several days to complete. Please use all of the tricks and techniques that we have been learning recently on this assignment, such as MIRROR. It will make you life much easier!

The Tutorials: Before beginning, review the following Tutorials:

     

GARRETT: Finish test today.

MON

9-24

BELLRINGER: No Bellringer today, please get right to work on AUTOCAD 6- RECTANGULAR AND POLAR ARRAYS. THERE IS A WALKTHROUGH OF THE FAN PROBLEM, USE IT IF YOU NEED IT!

WORK DAY- AutoCAD 6: RECTANGULAR and POLAR ARRAYS. This is a very lengthy assignment and will likely take us several days to complete. Please use all of the tricks and techniques that we have been learning recently on this assignment, such as MIRROR. It will make you life much easier!

The Tutorials: Before beginning, review the following Tutorials:

     

KODY, GARRETT AND CASEY: Spend the last ten minutes of class working on the TEST, this needs to be completed asap.

FRI

9-21

BELLRINGER: Complete the "Friday Puzzler" Thinking Sheet. if you can. Mr. B. be willing to provide extra credit to correct answers on this puzzler, if there is no discussion regarding the topic during class.

WORK DAY-

1. AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": Spend 10-15 minutes working on this assignment at the start of class today, then switch over to AutoCAD 6.

2. AutoCAD 6: RECTANGULAR and POLAR ARRAYS. This is a very lengthy assignment and will likely take us several days to complete. Please use all of the tricks and techniques that we have been learning recently on this assignment, such as MIRROR. It will make you life much easier!

The Tutorials: Before beginning, review the following Tutorials:

     

THU

9-20

BELLRINGER: OBJECT SELECTION TOOLS WORKSHEET. Watch the following video (Video # 25 on the Q: Drive) and answer the questions:

Here is the file used in the video for you to practice with!

WORK DAY-

1. AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

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2. AutoCAD 6: RECTANGULAR and POLAR ARRAYS. This is a very lengthy assignment and will likely take us several days to complete. Please use all of the tricks and techniques that we have been learning recently on this assignment, such as MIRROR. It will make you life much easier!

 

TUE

9-18

MANY STUDENTS OUT TODAY FOR FFA CONFERENCE.

WORK DAY- OUR NEXT AUTOCAD ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

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TEST MAKE UP DAY FOR KODY.

MON

9-17

BELLRINGER: AutoCAD 5 Update.

WORK DAY- OUR NEXT AUTOCAD ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

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GRADING TODAY (continued): AUTOCAD TEST 1.

FRI

9-14

BELLRINGER: Please watch the two video tutorials on the website for today pertaining to ARC and MIRROR. I highly recommend practicing these skills as you go. THEN, PLEASE COMPLETE THE ARC and MIRROR Preview.

WORK DAY- OUR NEXT AUTOCAD ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

GRADING TODAY: AUTOCAD TEST 1.

THU

9-13

AUTOCAD TEST ONE TODAY: LINES, CIRCLES, TRIM, DIMENSIONS.

Make an AutoCAD_TEST_1 folder to save all of your files. Read all instructions, DIMENSION all problems properly. DO THE CHALLENGE PROBLEM.

OUR NEXT AUTOCAD ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

TUE

9-11

PLEASE START WORK ON AUTOCAD 4 TODAY. FROM NOW ON, PLEASE DIMENSION ALL PROBLEMS EXACTLY AS IN THE ORIGINAL, WITH YOUR DIMENSION LINES IN CYAN, AS OUTLINED ON THE FIRST PROBLEM OF AUTOCAD 4.

WORK DAY: OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 4- "BASIC DIMENSIONING". From now on out, any problems in AutoCAD that have dimension lines need to be replicated when doing the problem. Problems without numbers do not need to be dimensioned. All dimension lines should be in the color CYAN (see AutoCAD 4, PROBLEM 1 for details on how to complete this!) Here are the two videos for Basic Dimensioning. START THE FIRST at around the 2:15 mark.

VIDEOS FOR AutoCAD 4:

       

AutoCAD Assignment 5: "ARCS and MIRROR": to prepare for this rather long assignment, watch the two videos below. PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU PRACTICE THE COMMANDS ALONG WITH THE VIDEO, ESPECIALLY WITH THE ARC COMMAND!

MON

9-10

No Bellringers today, please get right to work on AutoCAD 3.

WORK DAY:

  1. AutoCAD 3- LINES, CIRCLES, TRIM REVIEW. All students, but especially Concurrent Enrollment students, should be getting up to the Challenge Problems today. If you have completed all problems up to (and possibly including the EXTREME CHALLENGE PROBLEM), please move on to...
  2. OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 4- "BASIC DIMENSIONING". From now on out, any problems in AutoCAD that have dimension lines need to be replicated when doing the problem. Problems without numbers do not need to be dimensioned. All dimension lines should be in the color CYAN (see AutoCAD 4, PROBLEM 1 for details on how to complete this!) Here are the two videos for Basic Dimensioning. START THE FIRST at around the 2:15 mark.

VIDEOS FOR AutoCAD 4:

       

GRADING TODAY: AutoCAD 2.

FRI

9-7

No Bellringers today, please get right to work on AutoCAD 3.

WORK DAY:

  1. AutoCAD 3- LINES, CIRCLES, TRIM REVIEW. All students, but especially Concurrent Enrollment students, should be getting up to the Challenge Problems today. If you have completed all problems up to (and possibly including the EXTREME CHALLENGE PROBLEM), please move on to...
  2. OUR NEXT ASSIGNMENT: AutoCAD Assignment 4- "BASIC DIMENSIONING". From now on out, any problems in AutoCAD that have dimension lines need to be replicated when doing the problem. Problems without numbers do not need to be dimensioned. All dimension lines should be in the color CYAN (see AutoCAD 4, PROBLEM 1 for details on how to complete this!) Here are the two videos for Basic Dimensioning. START THE FIRST at around the 2:15 mark.

VIDEOS FOR AutoCAD 4:

       

GRADING TODAY: AutoCAD 2.

THU

9-6

BELLLRINGER- Are you ready for a test?

WORK DAY:

  1. AutoCAD 2- CIRCLES. Please complete as many of these problems as you can by the end of the first half of class. Then move on to the slightly more difficult problems of...
  2. AutoCAD 3- LINES, CIRCLES, TRIM REVIEW.

GRADING TODAY: AutoCAD 2.

TUE

9-4

BELLRINGER: Complete the DESCRIBE THE STEPS EXERCISE.

FOR TODAY: WORK DAY: AutoCAD 2: CIRCLES and TRIM. (Make an AutoCAD_2 folder in your TECHNOLOGY_I folder on your network space. Save all of your files there for this assignment.)

COMING SOON: AutoCAD 3- LINES, CIRCLES, TRIM REVIEW. There are TWO extremely difficult Challenge Problems at the very end of this assignment. ACCEPT THE CHALLENGE!

FRI

8-31

VERY SHORT CLASSES TODAY, NO BELLRINGERS.

FOR TODAY: WORK DAY: AutoCAD 2: CIRCLES and TRIM. (Make an AutoCAD_2 folder in your TECHNOLOGY_I folder on your network space. Save all of your files there for this assignment.)

THU

8-30

BELLRINGER: After the Break- Complete the "One Minute Murder" Thinking Sheet. You have FIVE MINUTES to complete this. If you do not know an answer, leave the space blank.

WORK DAY, 1ST HALF OF CLASS: AutoCAD 1 LINES-

WORK DAY, 2ND HALF OF CLASS: AutoCAD 2: CIRCLES and TRIM. (Make an AutoCAD_2 folder in your TECHNOLOGY_I folder on your network space. Save all of your files there for this assignment.)

VIDEO TUTORIALS FOR TODAY- AutoCAD CIRCLES, Video #36:

AutoCAD TRIM/EXTEND, Video #50: