Technology Exposition 6th Grade:
This is a foundations course,it is a hands on, minds on blend of traditional workshop activities, computer lab activities, use of high-tech equipment (i.e. windtunnel),and textbook learning activities. Projects may include: gliders, manufactured wood projects, downhill racers, a ruber band powered car ( all Wound Up Car and rockets. The best All Wound Up Car from BCMS will go on to compete in the Frederick County Tech Fair in the Spring. There will be a lab fee that will be announced in class.
Problem Solving 8th Grade:
In this class, students will compete with each other in various engineering ingenuity challenges. Projects may include: Scale model bridge building, CO2 powered race cars, model airplanes and a manufacturing project. Bridges and Hovercraft with the best construction will go on to compete in the Frederick County Tech Fair. There will be a lab fee for this class which will be announced.