• EAGLES LANDING MIDDLE SCHOOL

    6th Grade Syllabus

    6TH GRADE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY COURSE SYLLABUS

    Ms. Houston

    Email:  chouston@henry.k12.ga.us

     

    Course Description

    This 18-week course provides an introduction to the principles of Engineering and the place that Engineering and Technology (E&T) have in the modern world.  Students will learn how to solve engineering problems in an effective way, work through the engineering design process, effectively use technological systems, understand the engineering and technological impact on society, and explore careers available to them in the field.  Exploring E&T reinforces the areas of science, math, social studies and language arts through practical application and/or hands-on activities and/or projects.

    Course Units

    • Engineering and Technology and their impact on our world
    • Engineering Contributions
    • Universal Systems Model
    • The Engineering Design Process
    • Engineering Applications
    • Manufacturing
    • Engineering Careers
    • Coding using CODE.ORG

    Student Expectations

    • Follow directions
    • Practice good citizenship
    • Practice safety in the Engineering Lab

    Grade System

    A             100 – 90               B             89 – 80                  C             79 – 74                  D             73 – 70                 

    F              Below 70

    ARMS MISSION SY 2020

    Austin Road Middle School strives to develop a nurturing school community that encourages academic success for each scholar through a rigorous curriculum and extracurricular opportunities supported by dedicated teachers and staff.

    ARMS VISION SY 2020

    Austin Road Middle School will cultivate an environment for creativity, innovation and leadership where we exceed expectations every day.

    ARMS BELIEFS SY 2020

    Each scholar will become a contributing citizen of our community and global environment.

     

     7th Grade Syllabus

    EAGLES LANDING MIDDLE SCHOOL

    7th GRADE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY COURSE SYLLABUS

    Ms. Houston

    Email:  chouston@henry.k12.ga.us

     

    Course Description

    This 18-week course provides an introduction to the world of invention and innovation along with the Engineering Design Process.  Students will examine the impacts of invention and innovation on society, solve problems using the steps of the Engineering Design Process.  Exploring Inventions and Innovations reinforces the areas of science, math, social studies and language arts through practical application and/or hands-on activities and/or projects.

    Course Units

    • The impact of Engineering and Technology on Inventions and Innovations
    • Engineering Contributions (focusing on Inventions and Innovations)
    • Reverse Engineering
    • The Engineering Design Process
    • Engineering Applications
    • Product Lifecycle
    • Production
    • Engineering Careers

    Student Expectations

    • Follow directions
    • Practice good citizenship
    • Practice safety in the Engineering Lab

    Grade System

    A             100 – 90               B             89 – 80                  C             79 – 74                  D             73 – 70                 

    F              Below 70

    ARMS MISSION SY 2020

    Austin Road Middle School strives to develop a nurturing school community that encourages academic success for each scholar through a rigorous curriculum and extracurricular opportunities supported by dedicated teachers and staff.

    ARMS VISION SY 2020

    Austin Road Middle School will cultivate an environment for creativity, innovation and leadership where we exceed expectations every day.

    ARMS BELIEFS SY 2020

    Each scholar will become a contributing citizen of our community and global environment.

     

     

    8th Grade Engineering

    EAGLES LANDING MIDDLE SCHOOL

    8th GRADE ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY COURSE SYLLABUS

    Ms. Houston

    Email:  chouston@henry.k12.ga.us

     

    Course Description

    This 18-week course provides an introduction to systems along with the Engineering Design Process.  Students will use the Universal Systems Model to examine various systems, investigate how systems work together and solve engineering problems using the steps of the Engineering Design Process.  Exploring Inventions and Innovations reinforces the areas of science, math, social studies and language arts through practical application and/or hands-on activities and/or projects.

    Course Units

    • Universal Systems Model
    • The Engineering Design Process
    • Engineering Applications
    • Systems and Human interaction with them
    • System Integration
    • VEX IQ Robot assembly, programming and challenges
    • Engineering Careers

    Student Expectations

    • Follow directions
    • Practice good citizenship
    • Practice safety in the Engineering Lab

    Grade System

    A             100 – 90               B             89 – 80                  C             79 – 74                  D             73 – 70                 

    F              Below 70

    ARMS MISSION SY 20120

    Austin Road Middle School strives to develop a nurturing school community that encourages academic success for each scholar through a rigorous curriculum and extracurricular opportunities supported by dedicated teachers and staff.

    ARMS VISION SY 2020

    Austin Road Middle School will cultivate an environment for creativity, innovation and leadership where we exceed expectations every day.

    ARMS BELIEFS SY 2020

    Each scholar will become a contributing citizen of our community and global environment.