7th Grade Technology Education - Computer Science

7th Grade Technology Applications (04157702)


Format: Meets Every Other Day

Description: Students will learn about technology in the 21st century while practicing critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration. CAD software and 3D printing will be used to help students create solutions for engineering design challenges. Students will learn fundamental programming concepts to solve problems in a logical and creative way. Adobe Creative Cloud is also introduced to empower students to think creatively and communicate expressively. Students will learn robotics and use the engineering design process to create prototypes, and to test, analyze and improve designs. The focus is on basic robot construction and programming for robotic control. Students will build prototypes or use simulation software to test designs.