Module 1: Remixing in EarSketch
This 50 minute module will introduce students to the Amazon Future Engineer competition and provide an understanding of what it means to create a “remix” song using the EarSketch Platform.
By the end of the first module, students should be able to navigate the EarSketch workspace, use basic functions to play sound clips in their songs, and learning some of the basic blocks of programming: numbers, constants, and variables.
Engage Students in the Amazon Future Engineer EarSketch Competition
Explore connections between music technology and programming
Navigate the EarSketch Digital Audio Workspace
Edit basic code with EarSketch specific function such as fitMedia and setTempo
Learn three of the building blocks of a basic program: constants, numbers, and variables