21st Century

While in our classrooms, your student will be learning about these topics and developing the ability to:

Sixth (6) Grade

  • Demonstrate a sound understanding of technology concepts, systems, and operations
  • Understand and uses technology systems
  • Transfer current knowledge to learning of new technologies
  • Advocate and practice safe, legal, and responsible use of information and technology
  • Exhibits a positive attitude toward using technology that supports collaboration, learning, and productivity
  • Promote and model digital etiquette and responsible interactions related to the use of technology and information
  • Use digital media and environment to communicate and work collaboratively, including at a distance, to support individual learning and contributes to the learning of others
  • Communicate information and ideas effectively to multiple audiences using a variety of media and formats
  • Creates original works as a means of personal or group expression
  • Interact, collaborate, and publish with peers employing a variety of media and formats
  • Select and use applications effectively and productively
  • Demonstrate creative thinking, constructs knowledge, and develops innovative products and processes using technology
  • Explore career opportunities

Seventh (7) Grade

  • Create an electronic portfolio of career exploration
  • Achieve high standard speed and accuracy level in touch typing
  • Explore career interests and opportunities with MCIS Junior
  • Learn internet safety tips of the ethical use of computers and social networking

Eighth (8) Grade

  • Creates an electronic portfolio using the following tools: Google, digital multimedia, computer ethics, career planning
  • Achieve higher standard speed and accuracy levels in touch typing
  • Plan career interests and opportunities: MCIS website activities and portfolio
  • Learn internet safety tips and the ethical use of computers, social networking

Meet Our 21St Century Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Teachers

Travis DeSart

John Adams Middle School, Willow Creek Middle School
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Jeffrey Anderson

John Adams Middle School
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