Hunt Middle School Design and Technology Education

Technology: "the application of knowledge and the knowledge of application"

Design and Technology Education at
Hunt Middle School is a hands-on, minds-on
approach to
problem solving,
creative and inspired design,
teamwork and collaboration, materials processing, and
21st century manufacturing.

6th Grade Design and Technology Education:
  • 9 weeks in duration
  • an introduction to manufacturing technology
  • builds a foundation of safe and appropriate shop behavior and machine use
7/8th Grade Design and Technology Education:
  • 18 weeks in duration (in either 7th or 8th grade)
  • continues and expands upon skills learned in 6th grade
  • explores in depth: coding and software development, design for production using 21st century tools and machines, materials processing and problem solving through individual and team design challenges