• Period 3
    Online resource for aerospace students during the Covid-19 stay-at-home order. Completion certificate will be awarded at the end of the course selected by the students.
    NASA at Home-summarize what you learned from any topic in a Google doc and share with me.
    Online resource for robotic students during the Covid-19 stay-at-home order.  Students may email me a picture of their robot as confirmation of completion.
    NASA at Home-research how NASA uses robots in any mission and summarize in a Google doc and share with me.
    Learn/Practice coding at home with CodeChef- Send a screenshot of your code to me.
    Take any number of Robot courses online to get a head start on your training in the field of robotics. Just email me a copy of your completion certificate.
    This class is an experimental combination of two topics-Robotics and Aerospace. The general structure will be teams of students from each topic engineering solutions to exploration challenges. Those students enrolled in Aerospace will be responsible for designing the delivery vehicle use to transport a robot to a remote location (planet) and Robotic students will design the robot to accomplish a specific task at that remote location.
    Mission Statement
    Grading Scales

    Skyward Percent

    Letter grade


    93 – 100


      In addition to B performance, in-depth inferences and applications go beyond what was taught. "I know (can do) it well enough to make connections that weren’t taught."

    90 – 92.99



    87– 89.99



    83 – 86.99


      No major errors or omissions regarding any of the information and/or processes that were explicitly taught. "I know (can do) everything that was taught without making mistakes."

    80 – 82.99



    77 – 79.99



    73 – 76.99


      No major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details or processes, but major errors or omissions regarding the complex processes. "I know (can do) all the easy parts, but I don’t know (can’t do) the harder parts."

    70 – 72.99



    67 – 69.99



    60 - 66.99


      With help, there is a partial understanding of some of the simpler details and processes."With help, I know (can do) some of what was taught."

    0 – 59.99


      Even with help, no understanding or skilll is demonstrated. "I don’t know (can’t do) any of it."

    Overall grade is weighted into one category:
    100% 21st Century Skills21st Skills Standards rubric