Program for Snap!shot 2020

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Dan Garcia, Brian Harvey, Lauren, Michael Ball

Welcome to Snap!shot 2020! đź‘‹

Join us in Zoom for the main sessions. When you're logged into snapcon.org there will be a link at the top of the page that says "Join Live Event". Click on that to join us. You may join anonymously or via the browser if you'd like. However, for the best experience we recommend you download the Zoom app from view more

9:00 am - 9:10 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Use this room to socialize with others during the conference!

The social hall uses a new tool called Ohyay. They recommend the Chrome browser, but any should work. Click the link above to join a room. (You do not need an account.)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm PST
Social Room

Jadga Hügle, Jens Mönig, Bernat Romagosa

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/keynote-keynote/4820

Presented by Jadga Huegle, Jens Mönig, and Bernat Romagosa.

9:10 am - 9:40 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Break time! Get up and stretch or grab some food.

We encourage everyone to join us in the Social Room if they'd like!

9:40 am - 9:50 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Lightning talks from our first round of 6 speakers!

Round 1 Sessions:

  • Math with Snap!: Some Examples from a Related Math Library - Eckart Modrow
  • Create An(y) Embroidery Design in 5 Minutes - Jadga Huegle
  • Differentiable Snap! - Kartik Chandra
  • Translating BJC into Dutch - Ramon Moorlag
  • A Pie Chart Generator - Peter Franko
  • How...
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9:50 am - 9:55 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Eckart Modrow

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-math-with-snap-some-examples-from-a-related-math-library/4826

Many students, especially when they study subjects that are not related to math...
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9:55 am - 10:00 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Jadga HĂĽgle

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-create-an-y-embroidery-design-in-5-minutes/4821

This talk is about creating embroidery designs by combining Snap!'s list feature with the embroidering ...
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10:00 am - 10:05 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Kartik Chandra

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-differentiable-snap/4823

What happens if we combine the lambda calculus with… regular calculus? We get a new superpower: the ability to take derivatives of Snap! programs. And wh...
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10:05 am - 10:10 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Ramon Moorlag

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-translating-bjc-into-dutch/4822

With the translation of BJC in the Dutch language and context, we learned a lot.

I think this story can add value to the Snap! Sho...
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10:10 am - 10:15 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Adam Franko

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-a-pie-chart-generator/4819

This is a generator made in Snap! that allows you to create a pie chart using the pen.. It is used by first creating a circle for th...
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10:15 am - 10:20 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

David Muehlbacher

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-how-to-make-a-eightball-fortuneteller-with-written-extra-answers/4824

EIGHTBALL FORTUNE TELLER Subject in questions! How is a eightball design...
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10:20 am - 10:25 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Q&A for round 1 talks

10:25 am - 10:40 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Breaktime

10:40 am - 10:55 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Lightning talks from our second round of 6 speakers!

Round 2 Sessions:

  • Towards Building Your Own Autograder in NetsBlox - Brian Broll
  • Using Hyperblocks to Solve Word Analogy Problems - Ken Kahn
  • How Much CS Does an Artist Need? - Joachim Wedekind
  • Snap! in Moodle - Joan GuillĂ©n i Pelegay
  • Balancing Project Based Learning with Building...
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10:55 am - 11:00 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Brian Broll

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-towards-building-your-own-autograder-in-netsblox/4828

Autograding is a valuable mechanism for assessment which facilitates scaling a curriculum to a ...
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11:00 am - 11:05 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Joachim Wedekind

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-how-much-cs-does-an-artist-need/4830

If an artist wants to make digital art (pictures, installations ...) of course knowledge of suitable tools is needed. But soon th...
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11:10 am - 11:15 am PST
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Joan Guillén

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-snap-in-moodle/4829

Presentation (demo) of the new Moodle plugins for the Snap! family. We have now Snap!, Snap4Arduino, BeetleBloc...
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11:15 am - 11:20 am PST
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Matthias Giger

Join the conversation for this session on the Snap! Forum - https://forum.snap.berkeley.edu/t/lightning-talks-geospatial-visualization-of-covid-cases-in-2020/4825

This project shows how you can visualize larger datasets in Snap! and even animate them over time...
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11:25 am - 11:30 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Q&A for Round 2 talks

11:30 am - 11:45 am PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room

Breaktime

11:45 am - 12:00 pm PST
Snap!Shot Zoom Room