Week 6

February 5 2018

6th Grade

Robotics-Programming—The maze

7th Grade

Biotechnology-Heal, Feed, Heal

8th Grade

MSENGR-TS-4:  The students will develop an understanding of how systems evolve from one stage to another.

Illustrate the evolution of a variety of technological systems

Analyze the reason for the evolution of technological systems

Investigate the cause of system failures

Essential Question(s):
1.How has __________evolved in time?

2.What causes systems failure?

Technological System

  1. Technological system timeline
  2. Technological systems failure



Week 5

January 29, 2018

6th grade

Robotics 1: Parts of an EV3 Robot-video and activity

  • Programming an EV3 robot
  • The maze challenge -on level
  • The obstacle course-7th grade

7th grade

Future goals-Hockey-math edition

  • Vital Signs: Students investigate the effect of exercise on heart and breathing rate
  • Water Displacement: Students measure the volume of irregular solids in different ways.

8th grade

Radius-Math and Science

  • Cellphone plans
  • Measurement Uncertainty
  • Slope- Y=mx+b (application)

Week 4

January 22 2017

6th grade

  • Introduction to robotics
  • What are robots presentation
  • Make up – Safety Poster

7th grade

  • Inventor-invention poster
  • Future goals: Hockey (Lab: Muscle motion, Vitals)
  • Make up-Safety flyer

8th grade

  • Radius: Math and coding (Straight talk, Circuits)
  • Converting binary to decimal and vice versa.


Week 1 and 2 Semester 2

January 4th and 5th

6, 7 and 8th grade

Safety in the lab and online


CTAE-FS-7 Safety, Health and Environment:

  • Learners employ safety, health and environmental management systems in corporations and comprehend their importance to organizational performance and regulatory compliance.

CTAE-FS-9 Ethics and Legal Responsibilities:

  • Learners commit to work ethics, behavior, and legal responsibilities in the workplace.

Create a lab or online Safety

Read and summarize the 7 categories then:

  • Poster (6th Given one category from A-G),

  • Flyer (7th all categories A-G) 

  • Brochure (8th all categories A-G).

Wednesday 1/10/18

  1. DUE: Engineering safety rules contract 
  2. Take Engineering safety quiz -in Edmodo