Peer to Peer Feedback on Reading Fluency Using Technology

Students in Mrs. Higgins first grade class got to peer coach each other on becoming fluent readers.

New Cohort of STEM Academy Freshmen Begins First Design Challenge

A new year, and a new cohort of STEM Academy Freshmen at Skyline High School!  This year, we have about 130 students in our freshmen Explorations in STEM course. These students were chosen because of their interest and dedication to the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields. 

5th Grade Digging Deeper with Technology

In an effort to use technology in a more effective, impactful way, 5th graders in Mrs.

Cubelets Come to 4th Grade

Alpine's 4th grade students and teachers are enjoying a unit using Cubelets.  The unit, collaboratively designed by Christie Veitch of Modular Robotics and Axel Reitzig, Alpine STEM Coordinator, explores the following 4th grade science concepts:  classification, traits and characteristics, adapatations and habitats.  The tool is Cubelets, a distributive robotics system that allows students to physically explore these concepts and apply their knowledge in new, interesting ways.