SCHEDULE

Fall Season - 2021

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 1
Dialogue

Coders create a story in which two characters talk to each other without using questions.

Topics introduced:

  • Storytelling

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 2
Check it Out

Coders learn about how CS First works, then tell a story using Scratch for CS First where a character walks through a scene describing what they see.

Topics introduced:

  • CS First and Scratch
  • Programming

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 3
Setting

Coders create a dynamic stormy day setting, complete with rain and lightning. After developing the setting, students program a stormy day story.

Topics introduced:

  • Randomness
  • Loops

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 4
Premise

Coders build a story around one of four premises.

Topics introduced:

  • Modularity

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 5
Characterization

Coders create a story in which one character narrates another character's actions and thoughts.

Topics introduced:

  • Broadcast
  • Characterization

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 6
Interactive Storytelling

Coders create a story in which the audience can make a decision.

Topics introduced:

  • Conditionals

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 7
Personal Narrative

Coders create a personal narrative based on one of three story starters.

Topics introduced:

  • Personal Narratives

STORYTELLING

SPRINT 8
Your Innovation Story

Coders tell the story of an innovation that they create.

Topics introduced:

  • Innovation

STORYTELLING

PLAYOFFS
Nov 20 - Nov 23

Community Favorite Preliminary Voting


Technical Merit Preliminary Judging


STORYTELLING

PLAYOFFS
Nov 25 - Nov 30

Community Favorite Round 1 Voting


Technical Merit Round 1 Judging


STORYTELLING

PLAYOFFS
Dec 2 - Dec 4

Community Favorite Round 2 Voting


Technical Merit Round 2 Judging


STORYTELLING

FINALS
Dec 5 - Dec 8

Community Favorite Finals Voting


Technical Merit Finals Judging