From: Kelvin Sung
Posted At: Thursday, June 14, 2007 8:51 AM
Conversation: 2007.6.13 Meeting
Posted To: 2.Meeting Minute

Subject: 2007.6.13 Meeting

On June 13th, Mike and Kelvin met in Kelvin’s office at 1pm. The followings are records from our discussion.


  1. Review the material that we are sending to Ruth
    1. Intro XNA:

                                                    i.     XNA installation guide

                                                   ii.     XnaAssignmentBase documentation

    1. Assignment packets:
  1. Items needs to be worked on:
    1. Mike:

                                                    i.     Clean up pre/post test questions: make sure only one 20 minute question for each

                                                   ii.     Readme files from txt->html

                                                  iii.     Template assignment for Monte Carlo

                                                  iv.     Clean up grading rubric: Categorize + include percentage

    1. Kelvin:

                                                    i.     Intro to XNA:

1.      XnaAassignmentBase documentation

                                                   ii.     Assignments:

1.      Update assignment solution for XNA

a.      Bubble: needs firework

b.      MonteCarlo has a bug, solution does not converge

2.      student guide

3.      student specs (in assignment spec)

                                                  iii.     Post all before 6pm on Thursday (6/15)

  1. Next two assignments:
    1. Operator + conditional (early CS1, 142 review for Mike)

                                                    i.     Mike: do a teaching aid assignment

                                                   ii.     Kelvin: do a traveling across space bars matching color of sphere to floor

    1. Othello: array of pointers to objects (late CS1, 3rd assignment for 142 in Mike’s class)
  1. Last two assignments:
    1. Link list: pong game with two types of blocker/point score in between
    2. BST: still thinking …


  1. Next meeting:
    1. 6/18 (Monday) at about 2:30pm at Mike’s house
    2. Should be done at meeting:

                                                    i.     Both: 3a – implemented

                                                   ii.     Mike:

1.      work on assignment spec + pre/post tests

2.      student assignment spec for both console and XNA

3.      grading rubric

                                                  iii.     Kelvin:

1.      pre-assignment student guide for XNA

    1. We must remember, by 6/20, 3a and 3b should be more or less ready for Ruth.