First grade engineers will work, plan, build and dream, in that order. First graders will learn the importance of using technology safely by becoming a digital citizen. Students will work on the beginning stages of coding by creating mapping puzzles and learning terminology. First grade students partner with Kindergarten students as STEM Buddies to work weekly to design, create, build and test different structures focused on themes within our curriculum and US calendar. A SMART Board is integrated daily to enhance instruction. First grade participates in Engineering Week.