Tracey Winey and Dawn DuPriest
School: Preston Middle School
Type of School: Public – District
Location: Fort Collins, CO
School Population: 1,058
Demographic: 21% minority students
% Free/reduced lunch program: 14%
This project integrates math, physics, computer science, music, and 21st century skills. This project meets learning standards in math, creativity and innovation, communication and collaboration, research and information fluency, critical thinking, problem solving, decision making, technology, and computer science. Students will be able to create a circuit using an Arduino microcontroller and modify a computer program, describe principles of primary colors, extend their knowledge of circuits and physical computing, convert musical notes to frequencies, and apply the musical arts to new technology.
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