Math: iPad and Apple PencilHigh school math teacher uses Apple Pencil with his iPad to freely roam around the classroom while instructing math topics.
Flying DronesIn the middle school engineering class, students learn about three levels of flight and distance with different drone models. First students learn about basic controls and configuration for flying a rotorcraft. They understand the differences between fixed-wing craft and rotorcraft. They study Newton’s laws of motion and the four forces of flight in-class lecture and activities. They play a simulator in class first with video game controllers (6th graders are experts with this control scheme) and then fly the indoor Tello.
6th Grade Swift Programmers
In 6th grade, digital literacy course, students learn how to program their own game on Swift Playground.
Students watch scenes of Hamlet before producing their own renditions of iconic speeches and scenes. In this video, an online student worked with his parents and dog to create a scene from Hamlet and submitted the video as a project.
Game Soundtracks with Garageband
Music in the Media is Beehive’s music theory/composition class that is offered to 9-12 grade. Using Garageband students compose a variety of music that connects to our everyday lives such as commercial jingles and T.V. show themes. Their final project is a video game concept where they compose a main theme, boss theme, level up or scene change, and achievement sound. Students use iMovie to edit their projects.