Webber Middle School

Phone:970.488.7800 Fax:970.488.7811 Attendance: 970.490.3089

Family & Consumer Sciences

6th grade-
Family and Consumer Sciences:  In this hands-on course, students will learn about relationships, babysitting/care giving, sewing/clothing, foods and nutrition, consumerism, and career exploration. This course includes activities that will help students in everyday living and improve their practical application of math and reading skills.

7th & 8th grade -
Webber’s Extreme Makeover: Teen Room Edition: The beginning interior designer will learn to use space properly, make space one’s own, design/discover inexpensive room enhancers, design/discover comfortable room set ups, and create/assemble/construct simple home decorations and/or improvement projects.

Webber’s Project Runway: Teen Edition: The beginning fashion designer will discover the elements and principles of design stay current on fashion trends and terms, learn the basics of sketching/design, and construct a simple garment.

Want to be a Millionaire?:  Designed to help middle school students become wise with their money both now and in the future.  Topics of study will include: career exploration and job skills, job interview and workplace simulations, management of personal finances, introduction to credit cards and checking accounts, and becoming a wise consumer.

Creative Foods:  This hands-on course develops skills in nutrition and wellness as well as food preparation. Areas of study will include: food safety and sanitation, kitchen safety, food production, nutrition and wellness, meal planning, and practical application with food labs. This course includes career exploration in the food and hospitality industry. There is a fee for this class. ***

8th grade-
Teen Living: Explore and develop skills in foods, nutrition, child development/care giving, personal development, clothing care, consumerism, and service learning. This hands on course gives students a chance to practice what they learn by designing projects related to each topic and is relevant to the issues teens are currently dealing with in their own lives.***