7th Grade

Future Crime Scene Investigators at Timberline Solve a Case

"Crime Scene Investigation" is a new STEM elective course being offered to 6th through 8th graders at Timberline PK-8 this year.

Developing Experiments to Answer Questions about Nutrition

Students in Marnie Steele's 7th grade Honors Science class have been exercising their scientific minds when it comes to understanding th

7th Graders Design Engaging Ways to Learn Formulas

Texting with LCD screens.

Seventh and 8th grade students in Advance Tech at Westview Middle School are using the SparkFun Inventor's Kits to learn how circuits wo

Students Become Stewards of the Earth in Real Science Class

Imagine a world without clean water, trees and wildlife. The picture is bleak at best. Unless natural resources are used wisely, this could be the world of the future—but  not if the 8th-grade students in Jason Helmus’ science class at Westview Middle School in Longmont, Colorado have their say. Learn More Helmus_2013 (2).pdf

ELL Students use Design Thinking to Solve Learning Problems

English language learners in 7th and 8th grade used the design thinking process to create inventions that would solve problems they were hav

Newcomers Engineer Language Activities for Bilingual Kindergartners

Timberline PK-8's Newcomers (6th-8th grade students who have been in the United States less than a year) completed a STEM design challen