Design Thinking

Kindergarten: Discovering Who We Are STEM Unit

Kindergarten's first STEM unit of 2015 focused on learning all about who we are physically, socially, and emotionally. To explore w

2nd Grade- Balance & Motion STEM Unit

2nd Graders at Columbine recently studied all about balance and motion.

3rd Grade: Designing a Life Cycle

3rd Grade's first STEM Unit of the year focused on life cycles.

Fall River Teachers Create and Teach STEM Units

Biggest Design Challenge Ever!

Community is big at Rocky Mountain elementary.

November 2014- Students Facilitate for Parents

We had a wonderful turnout for our Community Event, 10 Years of Alpine. This event was hosted by our student leadership team.  They have been meeting since the beginning of the year, identifying problems we have at Alpine that are important to students, staff, parents and our community. Through our work, 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders have used the design thinking process to develop empathy for those affected by the problems we have identified. At our community event, students shared the problems, the needs of the users and helped to define specific areas needing support.

Alpine Energy Ninjas

Three schools, Mead Elementary, Alpine Elementary and Sunset Middle have been selected to participate in the Energy Conservation I

Affolter Park Redesign Community Meeting

Indian Peaks Elementary fourth graders, in collaboration with Kathy Kron (Project Manager with the City of Longmont) and Kerry White (Urban

Tired of hazardous conditions related to winter?

Well the students at Rocky Mountain have a product for you!

Design Thinking Teacher Training - free resources!

Recently, Timberline and Trail Ridge STEM Coordinators held a two hour Design Thinking training for any teachers in the Skyline feeder system. Please read on to find out more about our training.