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Activities

Teacher Workshop on App development

Target:Teachers of participating schools

Quota:Please refer to the below table(first-come, first-served basis)

Date:19 January 2019 (Saturday)

Time:9:30am – 11:30am

Location:Room 201-202, HKEdCity, Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

 

Date Content Time Quota
19 January (Saturday) Workshop on using App Inventor for developing mobile application 9:30 am – 11:30 am 70

 

Content

  1. Introduction of the “Code2App Challenge” co-organised by HKUST-Lee Kum Kee Happy Family Learning Center and HKEdCity
  2. Introduction of how to make use of App Inventor to develop mobile apps
  • Familiarize the App Inventor 2 environment for coding and testing
  • Understand and apply programming fundamentals in loops, conditionals, and procedures
  • Practice via both unplugged and plugged programming activities
  1. Participants need to bring their own Laptop. Technical requirements are:

Review

Part 1

 

Part 2

 

Part 3

 

Part 4

 

Part 5

 

Part 6

 

 

 

 

Teacher Workshop on App development

Target:Teachers of participating schools

Quota:Please refer to the below table(first-come, first-served basis)

Date:14 December 2018 (Friday)

Time:11:30am – 12:30pm

Location:Learning and Teaching Expo, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

 

Date Content Time Quota
14 December (Friday) Workshop on using App Inventor for developing mobile application 11:30 am – 12:30 pm 40

 

Content:

  1. Introduction of the “Code2App Challenge” co-organised by HKUST-Lee Kum Kee Happy Family Learning Center and HKEdCity
  2. Introduction of how to make use of App Inventor to develop mobile apps

Teacher Workshop on App development (Advanced)

Target:Teachers of participating schools

Date:9 March 2019 (Saturday)

Time:10:00am – 12:30pm

Location:Lecture Theater D (LT-D), Academic Building, HKUST

 

Date Content Time
9 March (Saturday)

Workshop on using App Inventor for developing mobile application

(Advanced)

10:00 am – 12:30 pm

 

Content

  1. Introduction to computational thinking and 'Code2App- Application Development Contest' (30 mins)
  2. Adanced workshop on App development using App Inventor (2 hours)

 

Preparation for the workshop

Teachers are expected to possess some basic skills in using App Inventor. For those who don’t have the background, they are encouraged to watch a video on an introduction to App Inventor before joining the workshop.

Click here to access the video.

 

Student Workshop on App development (Elementary)

Target:Students of participating schools

Quota:Please refer to the below table(first-come, first-served basis)

Date:24 January 2019 (Thursday)

Time:4:00pm – 6:00pm

Location:Room 201-202, HKEdCity, Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

 

Date Content Time Quota
24 January (Thursday)

Workshop on using App Inventor for developing mobile application

(Elementary)

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm 70

 

Content

  1. Introduction of the “Code2App Challenge” co-organised by HKUST-Lee Kum Kee Happy Family Learning Center and HKEdCity
  2. Introduction of how to make use of App Inventor to develop mobile apps
  • Familiarize the App Inventor 2 environment for coding and testing
  • Understand and apply programming fundamentals in loops, conditionals, and procedures
  • Practice via both unplugged and plugged programming activities
  1. Participants need to bring their own Laptop. Technical requirements are:

Review

Part 1 

 

Part 2

 

Part 3

 

Part 4

 

Part 5

 

Part 6

 

 

 

Student Workshop on App development (Advanced)

Target:Students of participating schools

Quota:Please refer to the below table(first-come, first-served basis)

Date:2 March 2019 (Saturday)

Time:9:30am – 11:30am

Location:Room 201-202, HKEdCity, Sha Kok Estate, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong

 

Date Content Time Quota
2 March (Saturday)

Workshop on using App Inventor for developing mobile application

(Advanced)

9:30 am – 11:30 am 70

 

Content

  1. Advanced App development concepts will be introduced through some full scale apps. Topics include: 
    • barcode scanner
    • sensors
    • database and communications
    • location based services

Remarks

  1. Basic programming experience using App Inventor is required. Teachers and particpants are recommended to enroll “Developing Android Apps with App Inventor” online course to watch materials covering App Inventor before attending the workshop.

  2. Participants need to bring their own Laptop. Technical requirements are:

 

Review

Part 1 (The Code2App Challenge)

 

Part 2 (Outline)

 

Part 3 (Recap of Basic Concepts)

 

Part 4 (TinyDB)

 

Part 5 (Scanning and Generating Barcodes)

 

Part 6 (Food Ordering App)

 

Part 7 (Location Sensor, Reading a Text File, Accelerometer with Vibration and Map)

 

Part 8 (Searching Recycling Facilities App)