Technology Literacy at MMS

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Welcome to MMS Technology Literacy Class!

   -Read an overview of our curricula below.  
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Simple and Powered Machines
 
Driving Question: How can technology help create solutions to improve environments?
 
Topics:

*Cyber Safety

*Mechanical Advantage

*Systematic Observations and Measurements

*Display/Communication of Data using Diagrams, Drawings, Tables, etc.

*Predictions and conclusions

*Evaluating the Significance and Limitations of Created Solutions

*Web 2.0 Tools
Television Production



Driving Question: How has technology impacted television and consumer relations?

Topics:

*The History and Influence of Television

*Composition of a Camera

*Copyright and Censorship

*Online Research/Reliable Sources

*Scriptwriting and Storyboarding
 
*Camera Shots and Lighting

*Video Editing
 
*Broadcast Programming
Intro to Computer-Aided Design
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CAD)
 
Driving Question: How can technology help create solutions to improve environments?

Topics:

*Computer-Aided Design CAD
 
*Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Regulations and other building codes
 
*Online Research/Reliable Sources
 
*Google SketchUp

*Budgeting

*Spreadsheet Software--History and Use

*Digital and Oral Presentations