MC2 STEM High School
Student and Parent Weekly Notes: 1/16/2018
OUR MISSION: INNOVATING EDUCATION TO ENGAGE & ENRICH STUDENTS
“The time is always right to do what is right.”
-Martin Luther King Jr.
MC2 STEM High School Communication
Students Return Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
This quarter, Freshmen will explore the power of communication. Communication becomes effective when used with precision. In English class, students will explore the power of language to express themselves through lyrics, poetry, technical writing, and expository writing. Students will use writing and self-expression to craft a plan to improve their communities. In Science class, students will explore concepts in Physics used to create a means of communication, including electric, sound, and light signals. Students will have an authentic engineering teamwork experience in which the strengths of each member of the group is utilized for the good of the common product. The Communication Capstone is meant to help students define their message and share it with the world. Take a look at the teaching plan for each course attached!
Additionally, student recruitment will begin for next years program. Eligible students will have the opportunity to consider High Tech Academy a program that allows students to begin taking nearly full-time college courses beginning next semester.
Every shoe tells a story. With the advent of wearable tech and the ability to use digital fabrication tools like 3D scanners and printers and Raspberry Pi technol