The 2013-2014 STEM plan has Mr. Edington teaching Math classes, robotics classes, and a research and development class at SODA.
Period 1 is a rotating class in which 7th graders Computer Programming and Robotics
Period 2 is a high school engineering class based on robotics.
Period 3 is a high school computer programming class based on netlogo
Period 4 is a 7th grade math class
Period 5 is an 8th grade math class
Period 6 is a 7th grade math class
Students' grades will be calculated and posted in Power School.
The academic competitions and programs students will have an opportunity to participate in are:
Supercomputing Challenge ---> http://www.challenge.nm.org/
International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) ---> http://sciserv.org/isef/about/index.asp
BEST Robotics ---> http://www.bestinc.org
FIRST Robotics Tech Challenge (FTC) ---> http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/ftc
FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) ---> http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc
Botball ---> http://www.botball.org/
RoboRAVE ---> http://www.roborave.org/
Project GUTS ---> http://www.projectguts.org/
with funding and additional academic coaches, the competitions listed below MIGHT be available at SODA
Science Olympiad (Middle School) ---> http://soinc.org/
Envirothon ---> http://www.envirothon.org/