Below you will find the course options and descriptions for 8th grade. Please select your top 3 options. You will get at least one of your choices. One purpose of the day is to try things you may never have tried before, so you will most likely get placed in 1 class you did not sign up for.
8TH GRADE OFFERINGS
#1 Smarter than a Human? Intro to AI and Machine Learning with US Students
Learn how to use Teachable Machine and code an app that will recognize objects you provide it.
#2 Tie Blankets with Ms. Meade
Learn how to make Tie Blankets...and then give them away to animals in need! Check out the steps here
#3 Draw Me Something! Use Python turtle to make designs
Python Turtle is a Python library that allows you to make amazing designs. Build on your python skills. Check out some designs here
#4 Intro to Soldering with Mr. Enderle
Have you ever seen those little silver dots on the back of a chip board which keep wires and everything in place? That's put there by soldering! Come and learn how to solder a basic electronics board. Check out this
site to see what you can do
#5 Make a better game! Gamification with Mr. Rouse
Learn how to create games that involve leveling up, boss characters, and more. Build a game of your own creation that you can use at birthday parties, your next sleepover, or anywhere else!
#6 Let's Build Something - Intro to the Woodshop with Mr. Hallstein
Did you know Latin has a woodshop? Take this class to learn about that space, use the tools, and build something cool!