All students in grades 5 and 6 will be participating in a long-term research project with Mrs. Wood. Students will develop their own essential questions and use a variety of research and citation tools in EdTech and Library classes to gain greater knowledge and understanding of their topics. Students will also produce an original product to educate their peers and parents.
8th graders are exploring the fusion of science, technology, engineering, art, and math by designing floor plans of their homes and of our school with TInkerCAD. Through the process of trial and error, students are learning relevant skills to test and design prototypes that contribute to the world around them.
Developed at MIT to teach introductory programming, ScratchJr is a free app designed to teach young students step-by-step coding - even before they can read! Kindergartners are bringing Scratch and his friends to life as they develop digital stories: complete with sound, animation, and narration.
Middle school students are developing into skilled lifelong learners with a view to respecting intellectual property and demonstrating digital citizenship. Students are using the web-based tool NoodleTools to collect and organize their sources for research projects, and to share and collaborate with their teachers and peers.
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Fourth grade students are collectively building their knowledge of the United States by researching the five regions and each student is exploring a state of their choice. Students will learn about the climate, industry, and culture of their state and demonstrate their understanding by creating digital presentations with Google Slides and Drawings.