Engineering Courses & Faculty


Below are descriptions of the engineering courses offered at Elm Middle School during 2020-21. To see a listing of our engineering faculty, please click here or scroll down.


Courses


ENGINEERING 7

Grade Level: 7

This course introduces 7th-grade students to the different branches of engineering and how problem-solving, sketching, collaboration and experimentation can change the very fiber of our human lives. This ever-increasing knowledge can also lead to serious ethical dilemmas and the need to discuss where the boundaries of science lie. By examining astounding engineering feats and complex ongoing issues, students will be able to dive into the world of engineering.


ENGINEERING 8

Grade Level: 8

With a curriculum designed for 8th-grade students, this course continues the exploration of engineering and how problem-solving, sketching, collaboration and experimentation can change the very fiber of our human lives. This ever-increasing knowledge can also lead to serious ethical dilemmas and the need to discuss where the boundaries of science lie. By examining complex ongoing issues, students will be able to develop a deeper, more nuanced understanding of engineering and its fundamental impact on society.


Faculty


Lisa Berkery

Teacher | Engineering | Elm

Ms. Berkery is a Google Certified Educator, Levels 1 & 2.