Monday, October 14, 2019

Monday, Oct 14 2019 - Motor Lab, 37 Sensors, Flex review, Open Lab

Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
Special Instructions: None


DC Motors - Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller – L298N
  • LAB - Duration: 40 Min
  • Link: Dual H-Bridge Motor Controller – L298N
  • Instructions & Expectations: As part of this Lecture / Lab you will be connecting a DC motor and spinning it.
  • How to Submit Assignment: Do the following: Wait for instructions 
  • Dig Deeper: Look here for more Motors Resources
37 Sensors
FlexFactor - Work On presentations
Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
  • LAB - Duration: If There Is Time 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 & Class Jobs
  • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
  • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
    • Clip resistors
    • Printers
    • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
    • Other stuff I think of
    • Clean vacuum
  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points

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    Friday, October 11, 2019

    Friday, October 11, 2019

    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
    Special Instructions or Announcements:

    1) Oct 12-13 FREE Admission to The Tech

    2) Skills USA meeting - 1:15 in room 303


    Entry Ticket - Manufacturing Day Filed Trip
    • Tell me about the field trip:
      • What are the primary products of each company?
      • Which tour did you like best? Why? What made you pick that company?
      • If you were going to pick one of the companies to work for, which would it be AND what skills would you have to have to work there?
      • What jobs do they have open now?
    • Pick one of the companies, and write a "Thank You Note"



    Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
    • LAB - Duration: If There Is Time 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 & Class Jobs
    • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
    • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
    • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
      • Clip resistors
      • Printers
      • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
      • Other stuff I think of
      • Clean vacuum
    • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points


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      Wednesday, October 9, 2019

      Wednesday, October 10 2019 - Flex Factor Dry Run, Open Labs

      Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
      Special Instructions:

      Entry Ticket - Check Out StackSocial


      FlexFactor - Dry Run presentations
      Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
      • LAB - Duration: If There Is Time 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 & Class Jobs
      • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
      • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
      • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
        • Clip resistors
        • Printers
        • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
        • Other stuff I think of
        • Clean vacuum
      • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points


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        Tuesday, October 8, 2019

        Tuesday, Oct 8 2019 - 37 sensors, Code, Motors, & Flex Factor

        Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
        Special Instructions: Please ensure that all of your students and yourself wear CLOSED TOE SHOES the day of your tour or you will not be able to tour the facilities.  


        37 Sensors

        FlexFactor - last chance to work on it...
            DC Motors
            • LAB - Duration: 20 Min
            • Link:  Flip Grid
            • Instructions & Expectations:  Go to the Google Classroom, Open a Google Doc, and do some research on how DC motors work, how to use them, and then turn in your doc... then do a flip grid.
            • How to Submit Assignment: Do the following: See Google class... 
            • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...

            Switch Case


            Clean Up & Class Jobs
            • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
            • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
            • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
              • Clip resistors
              • Printers
              • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
              • Other stuff I think of
              • Clean vacuum
            • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points


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              Monday, October 7, 2019

              Monday, Oct 7 2019 - Flex Factor, While Loops, 37 sensors

              Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
              Special Instructions: Please ensure that all of your students and yourself wear CLOSED TOE SHOES the day of your tour or you will not be able to tour the facilities.  


              FlexFactor - last 2 presentations
                  Short Walk to my Car....

                  Switch Case

                  37 Sensors


                  Clean Up & Class Jobs
                  • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
                  • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
                  • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
                    • Clip resistors
                    • Printers
                    • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
                    • Other stuff I think of
                    • Clean vacuum
                  • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points


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                    Tuesday, September 24, 2019

                    Tuesday, September 24 2019 - While Loops

                    Mechatronics Engineering Google Site
                    Special Instructions:

                    Entry Ticket - Instructables
                    • Assignment - Duration: 5 Min
                    • Link: How to Write an Instructables
                    • Instructions & Expectations: Do the following: Look at the lessons 1-2 and then focus on lesson 3
                    • How to Submit Assignment: read and be ready to discuss
                    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...


                    While Loop
                    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
                    • Link: While Loops
                    • Instructions & Expectations: Turn in Code
                    • How to Submit Assignment: Turn in Code 
                    • Dig Deeper: Look here to learn more...
                    37 Sensors
                    FlexFactor
                    • LAB - Duration: 30 Min
                    • Link: FlexFactor
                    • Instructions & Expectations: Start Creating a Slide Presentation.  Lets start with a template... Lets Build it in class. I'll then share it with you in Google Classroom...
                    • How to Submit Assignment: Share your presentation with jburnham@metroed.  Give me Edit privileges.  Just one team member who owns the doc should share it. 
                    • Teams
                      • Team # 1
                        • Anthony Mark Buccat
                        • Nguyen Chau
                        • Maya Enriquez
                        • Jerico Koda
                      • Team #2
                        • Guadalupe Castillo
                        • Nicolas Diaz
                        • Michael Hartley
                        • Kyle Todd
                      • Team #3
                        • Timothy Chan
                        • Christopher Duran
                        • Joshua Hintsa
                      • Team #4
                        • Jocelyn Palomares
                        • Ricardo Duran
                        • Saul Payan
                        • Angel Villagran Munoz
                      • Team #5
                        • Aron Perez
                        • Raymond Linton Kirton
                        • Cindy Tran
                        Open LAB  and/or Robot Club 
                        • LAB - Duration: If There Is Time 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 & Class Jobs
                        • Assignment - Duration: 10 Min
                        • Instructions & Expectations: Desk cleanup, put away all projects, find your assigned job and do it. If you have questions, please ask.
                        • LIST Of Custom Jobs You Can Pick From
                          • Clip resistors
                          • Printers
                          • Research and document electronic parts donated from electrical class
                          • Other stuff I think of
                          • Clean vacuum
                        • How to Submit Assignment: When Complete, check yourself off on Sign Out Sheet - 20 Daily Professional Points


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