Presentation on theme: "Alan Kraut. BS in Engineering from Harvey Mudd MS in Robotics from Carnegie Mellon Last year taught physics at San Lorenzo High Love helping people."— Presentation transcript:
BS in Engineering from Harvey Mudd MS in Robotics from Carnegie Mellon Last year taught physics at San Lorenzo High Love helping people learn
Physics of Robotics is a one year course focused creation and programming of robots. The course meets the science admission requirements for UC and CSU.
Programming robots in RobotC Weekly team challenges: make your robot do something new. Meanwhile learn about the underlying physics: torque, motors, sensors, etc.
Treat your student with respect and care as an individual. Provide an orderly and safe learning environment. Teach your student the required content.
Treat me, themselves, their classmates, classroom and equipment with respect and care. Be cooperative and not disruptive. Be on time. Be prepared. Pay attention! Work diligently! Learn! No gum, cosmetics, food, drinks, cell phones, headphones, sunglasses, etc. Wait until I dismiss the class.
Robots are exciting! It takes time and work to learn Communication with parents –Grades On-Line Castrovalleyhigh.org Parent ABI Portal –Web Site www.teacherweb.com/CA/CastroValleyHighSc hool/DrPinsky
Before 1 st period (by about 7:40 most days) Lunch After 7 th Period E-mail me to make special arrangements
I expect the students to behave. If I have a problem, I will address it with the student. If I have an ongoing problem I will contact you.
Weighted grading 50% Projects 20% Quizzes 30% Tests Quizzes and tests are scaled.
I Prefer E-Mail Alan.Kraut@gmail.com (I check this more often) Alan.Kraut@gmail.com akraut@CV.K12.CA.US akraut@CV.K12.CA.US Voicemail (510) 537-5910 x 3763