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Robotics, STEAM, and Computer Science

Robotics, STEAM, and Computer Science
Sequoia Scholars rotate through STEAM Academy each week. Students in TK-6th grade, each trimester, will experience and become an expert in STEAM  (3D Printing, hands-on science, project based learning, design thinking, or Robotics with a Computer Science focus) and a Visual and Performing Arts Academy (Dance, Music, Public Speaking/Performance, Art History, and Videography).
 

We are a STEA3M  (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Academics, AVID, and Mathematics) GATE Magnet Academy.

Science

¨ STEA³M Enrichment classes including Robotics, Computer Science, Programming, and Engineering

Technology

¨ State of the art Innovation Lab that includes:robotics, makerspace, interactive  boards, and collaborative stations

Engineering

¨ Programming and Engineering focused lessons

Arts

¨ Integration of Math and Music with our Music Lab

¨ Art History, Performing Arts, and Dance

¨ V.A.P.A (Visual & Performing Arts) Teachers

Academics

¨ Common Core State Standards + STEA3M

¨ GATE/Accelerated classes in 2nd-6th grade taught by GATE certified teachers

¨ Alternate Learning Environments/Seating

AVID (Advancement Via Individual Determination)

¨ College and Career focused

¨ Writing and reading focused

Mathematics

¨ Research based music program (keyboarding skills) that aligns and improves mathematical practices

¨ Differentiated and technology rich curriculum