Stephen D Hvizdos

Welcomes to Mr. Hvizdos' Technology Education Website 

On this site, you will find important info in regards to 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Technology Education.  Tech Ed is a required course for all students at Wilson Middle School and part of the Encore rotation.


6th Grade Curriculum - (45 periods)   

  • Introduction to Technology
  • Problem Solving Method - Paper Tower Activity
  • Internet Safety
  • Website Evaluation - Internet Search
  • Measurement
  • Buildings and Structures
  • Bridge Design
  • West Point Bridge Builder
  • Construction Skills
  • Project Testing
  • Google SketchUp
  • Problem Solving Method - Marble Drop


7th Grade Curriculum - (45 classes)

  • Introduction to Technology
  • Problem Solving Method - Chip Challenge.....wait until your kids tell you about this one  : )
  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Restore, Repurpose Activity
  • Google Sketch-Up
  • Hand Tool Safety
  • Safety Quiz
  • Hand Tool Project
  • Google SketchUp
  • 3D Printing
  • Problem Solving Method - Ball Launcher

8th Grade Electives - students can elect to take one or both of the following classes as an 8th grader.  For more info, please click the direct links on the left.

    Manufacturing and Design
    Green Technology

Please keep in mind that the curriculum can and will change throughout the year depending on student interest, time restraints, and other factors. 


Link to the Carlisle Area School District Website

Link to the Wilson Middle School Unified Arts Page

Link to PowerSchools