Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Mathematics

Welcome to the STEAM lab at HMS!

STEAM class at HMS is all about doing, with a curriculum grounded in the Next Generation Science Standards' (NGSS) eight practices of science and engineering.   Challenges, activities and projects are student centered and hands-on .  At each grade level, with an emphasis on safety, students will  work in groups as well as individually to imagine, design, create and problem solve as they engineer solutions.  Students will also engage in testing, evaluating and improving their work.   Below is a sample of what students might expect.  

6th Grade

7th Grade

8th Grade

Challenge Games

Be the computer!

Silent Teacher 

Try the Silent Teacher Game. You are given a computer code without any instructions or help. Can you figure out the correct output for the problem? Click the output you think is correct.