MIDDLE SCHOOL COURSES

Library and Technology 7

This class develops students' research abilities and digital-media literacy, emphasizing twenty-first-century digital citizenship. Students consume, create, curate, collaborate, and communicate online to develop skills necessary for success at Harvard-Westlake, college, and beyond. Students learn how to acquire, organize, and store information; evaluate legitimacy and usefulness of sources; and credit information using proper attributions and bibliographic citations. Students learn through real-world projects that focus on unit-specific topics as well as through problem solving and critical thinking.