6th grade -
Web 2.0 Technology: Focuses on the safe and responsible use of Web 2.0 technology for productivity and communication. Tools covered in this class include 3D Design, Digital Photography & Video, Game Programming, Online Collaboration and Internet Safety. In addition, this class teaches effective Internet and database research techniques.
7th & 8th grade choices-
Game Programming Digital Technology: Includes topics such as video game programming, digital video production, advanced Web 2.0 technology, online collaboration, and geographic information systems (Google Earth). A variety of computer science and technology careers will be explored.
Web Design/Computer Animation: Incorporate 21st century skills in a web design environment. Students will work collaboratively to design and create innovative digital works. Units will include: web site design, graphics, animation, data analysis, and marketing. Careers and life-long learning opportunities will be explored.