Students will work hands-on in teams to design, build, program and document their progress utilizing Lego Mindstorm kits. The objective of this course is to introduce the student to basic technology programming as well as problem solving strategies. All students will have the opportunity to lead, develop, program, and build. What is better than saying, “I got to play with Lego’s at school today,” and still learn and grow in the process? This class is only available to 7th and 8th graders for the 1st 2016-2017 Semester and 6th graders for the 2nd 2016-2017 Semester.
Who said technology was just for games and entertainment? Who said computers were just fancy typewriters? This class is going to utilize different tools provided by Google to show students that computers can be used for more innovative, creative projects than just watching videos or typing papers. Chromebooks were an excellent addition to the St. Mary’s fantastic education program to give students the opportunity to express themselves creatively through technology! This class is only available to 6th graders for the 1st 2016-2017 Semester and 7th and 8th graders for the 2nd 2016-2017 Semester. The students will be utilziing Google classrooms. Please email me if you would like to see the Google Classroom.