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Computer Science

Staff Member(s)

Myers, LaVeglia, Joudeh


Integrated Unit with Minecraft, coding, Google suite, different technological Websites like, Storyboard, Scratch,, Google doc, sheet, drawing, and slides, common sense education, and other websites.


Grade 6 Topics

Grade 7 Topics

  • Javascript Coding using Khan Academy Plattform 
  • Advanced Digital citizenship
  • Animation using and Khan Academy platform 
  • Digital Mindfulfulness
  • Advanced Google Apps 
  • Writing Emails 

Grade 8 Topics

  • physical computing
  • user-centered design
  • Data input
  • Build websites, apps, & games
  • Building and taking apart Chromebooks. 

Partnerships or Shows


Google Suite


Mark Twain D21 Testing


The test is 50 questions long, all multiple choice. Answers are recorded on a Scantron Form so please bring in #2 (or HB) pencils and good quality erasers.


Here are some of the specific types of questions we are incorporating into the test:

  • Reading Comprehension of a technical nature
  • Multi-step problem solving
  • Sequences & Patterns
  • Puzzles
  • Analysis of Charts and Graphs
  • Critical Thinking
  • Attention to minute details
  • Logical thinking (AND, OR, IF THEN, etc.)
  • Sequential thinking
  • Concept Maps / Outlines / Flowcharts
  • Engineering Design Process
  • Empirical questions (experiment vs. experience/observation)
  • Simulations/system modeling
  • Scientific theory
  • Comfort level with the internet and technology
  • Ability to see and think in 2D and 3D
  • Inherent ability to approximate/estimate
  • Basic online research skills
  • Basic arithmetic, geometry and early (they are in grade 5) algebra skills
  • Basic computer application skills
  • Awareness of social problems relating to technology
  • Comfort with the use of symbols