Goals: Build a React application that makes API calls. Follow along with the weekend lessons to make an API call with the
useReducer() hook, and then a light/dark theme with context. Then spend the remaining class sessions building out an API project with your pair or group. This project will combine a React front end with an API from your back end language class.
useReducer()hook versus the
useState()hook for state management?
Work through the weekend homework to make a React application that makes an API call to the NY Times API. Then implement a light/dark mode in the Help Queue with the use of context.
Spend the next three class sessions building a React application around an API built during your back end language class. You may create any type of application as long as it uses the following:
Note: If you wish, you may also try React Native, which is designed for mobile development. See the upcoming homework if you are interested.