Mr. Waters' Tech Classes

Course Objectives:

Create. Collaborate. Communicate. Iterate.


  • Define technology, identify technology in their everyday life and assess its effect on human civilization
  • Develop novel solutions to engineering challenges and evaluate solutions for optimum result
  • Demonstrate safe and appropriate behavior in online environments
  • Explore a variety of technologies in the computer science and engineering fields
  • Develop technological literacy using a variety of productivity software: typing, word processing, presentation, etc.


Course Topics:

  • Science, Technology, Engineering, Math
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Computer Aided Design
  • Rapid Prototyping Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science & Programming

Course Information:

Courses: 6th Grade Intro to Technology, 7th Grade Tech Explorations, 8th Grade STEM

Teacher: Patrick Waters

College: Virginia Tech

Location: Room 228


Syllabi: