Design and Technology Education at
Hunt Middle School is a hands-on, minds-on
creative and inspired design,
teamwork and collaboration, materials processing, and
21st century manufacturing.
6th Grade Design and Technology Education:
de-sign: vb: 1 : to conceive and plan out in the mind 2 : INTEND 3 : to devise for a specific function or end : to make a pattern or sketch of 5 : to conceive and draw the plans for
design: n: 1 : a particular purpose 5 : a preliminary sketch or plan 7 : the arrangement of elements or details in a product or a work of art 9 : the art of executing designs Source: Merriam-Webster Dictionary, � 1997 Merriam-Webster, Inc.
tech-nol-o-gy: n: the practical application of math and science to solve problems and satisfy wants and needs
1 : the science of the application of knowledge to practical purposes :
2 : a scientific method of achieving a practical purpose �tech�no�log�i�cal Source: Merriam-Webster Medical Dictionary, � 2002 Merriam-Webster, Inc.
n: 1: the practical application of science to commerce or industry [syn: engineering] 2: the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems Source: WordNet � 2.0, � 2003 Princeton University