Design Thinking

How can a Monarch Butterfly survive in Colorado during the Winter?

5th Grade- Designing for Landform Changes

5th Graders at Columbine recently completed their first unit of study on landforms and the impacts they have on the world around us.

Students Partner with Longmont History Museum

3rd graders at Indian Peaks kicked off their Longmont History unit in a big way!

Public Works Department Workshop

This Friday, students in the 4th grade will engage in playground redesign workshop sessions with the City of Longmont.  The sessions wi

5K at Timberline Result of Students' Understanding of Empathy

Timberline PK-8 was featured in the Longmont Times-Call for a 5K Walk 'N Roll FUNdrun designed by 7th and 8th grade students using the design thinking process, particularly focusing on the empathy phase. Please click this link to be redirected to the news story to read all about it!

Timberline Students Kick Off a National Conference

Timberline PK-8 was proud to host the "Real World, Right Now - The next generation of middle level education" Symposium on Thursday, October 9, 2014, hosted by St Vrain Valley Schools, The Colorado Association of Middle Level Education, and The National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform. Our students kicked off the event with demonstrations of our Kindergarten through 8th grade VEX and Cubelets robotics programs, Scalable Game Design class, Solid Works 3D printing class, and recent science and math projects.

2nd Annual STEM Family Design Night

The Indian Peaks STEM team collaborated to create this year’s design challenge. After considering different ideas about how we could improve various spaces at our school, we agreed that the Lost and Found was in need of improvement. That led us to create a design challenge around the question, “How might we improve our Lost and Found so that we can find objects quickly and easily?”

Newcomers Learn The Design Process

Timberline PK-8 is home to St. Vrain Valley School District's Newcomer Program for 6th through 8th graders.

What is Prototyping?

Students began their year exploring the STEM Lab and investigating what it means to prototype.

Creative Engineering Students: Egg Drop

Skyline STEM students started the school year off with a mini design challenge.