STEAM 6/7 B: Mechanics Mountain
- Grade Level(s): 6,7
- Duration: 8 Weeks
Discover the math and science behind roller coasters. Learn about fractions, decimals, data analysis, and negative numbers, as well as energy, motion, and force.
In this course, you will discover the science and math that is in everyday life. We will learn how to harness what we discover to improve our world and the world of those around us. This class’s focus will be learning how to think creatively as an engineer, scientist, and mathematician as we answer this driving question: How can we educate others about the hidden math and science behind roller coasters?
As we explore our world to answer this question, we will be learning about fractions, decimals, data analysis, and negative numbers, as well as energy, motion, and forces. This is the second quarter in the STEAM 6/7, four-quarter series.