Middle School Requirements
- 1.0 Credit CTE Intro – 7th Grade- 5th block
- 0.5 credit Digital Literacy – 7th Grade
What that means at AISU:
- All 7th grade students will take Digital Literacy
- 1 trimester course
- Amber Lee in the Computer Science Room
- Students CTE Intro grade is comprised of their personal leadership grade as well as specially curated projects completed in their core courses.
What about the STEM Program?
STEM@AISU is the shorthand way that we refer to the group of programs that support students’ exploration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. This grouping is comprised of elective courses, intensives and afterschool programs which focus on design thinking, robotics and computer science.
What are the DaVinvi Studio and Makerspace For?
These two spaces are designed to facilitate the project based learning for the school and are available to high school or middle school. To schedule these spaces please send a calendar invitation to firstname.lastname@example.org (Makerspace) or email@example.com (DaVinci).
|Course Title||CTE Credit||Brief Description||Grade Level||Teacher||Notes:|
|MS CAD||0.25||Learn computer aided drafting||MS 6-8||Burton|
|MS Intro to Robotics||0.25||Brief introduction to robotics||MS 6-8||Burton||Priority to 7-8th graders|
|MS Advanced Robotics||0.25||More in depth hands on projects in Robotics||Must take Intro to Robotics first|
|MS 3D Printing||0.25||Introduction to 3D printing||MS 6-8||Burton|
|MS Digital Literacy||0.25||Required course teaching digital applications and programming||MS 6-8||Lee||Required for 7th graders|
|MS Intro to Engineering||0.25||Introduction to engineering and design thinking||MS 6-8||Youmans|
|MS Elements of Good Design||0.25||Advanced engineering||MS 6-8||Youmans|
|MS Game Development||0.25||Learning to program games||MS 6-8||Lee|
|MS Graphic Design||0.25||MS 6-8||Terrie|
|MS Digital Photo||0.25||Learn basic digital photography techniques||MS 6-8||Terrie|
|MS Digital Media and Design||0.25||An introduction to artistic design concepts||MS 6-8||Stephens|