7th Grade- Invention and Innovation in STEM

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7th Grade- Invention and Innovation in STEM

Invention and Innovation in STEM 7th Grade is an exploratory course offered in the Middle School during the seventh grade.  Students will explore control and communication systems.  This course is designed to develop students’ problem solving, technological and computer literacy skills.

  •          Students learn to:

o   work in cooperative groups;

o   apply the design loop to problems;

o   construct design portfolios. 

  •          Lab activities require students to:

o   collect and organize data;

o   construct prototypes-models;

o   develop and present documentation.

The goal of the course is to make students aware of the transition process as it relates to industries using Control and Communication Technologies and the sequential steps they must take to make this transition.