Hello, & welcome to 7th grade STEM! With the growing societal need to enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) instruction in classrooms and beyond, there is a call for integrated learning programs that allow teachers to engage students meaningfully in STEM, especially at the elementary and middle school levels. With that in mind, we have utilize the VEX IQ Curriculum as a companion to the VEX IQ platform for middle school students. This curriculum offers 12 flexible units of instruction that can be used in sequence, in chunks, or as standalone lessons. Whatever middle school STEM education needs may be, the VEX IQ Curriculum is a learning tool that will excite and inspire our students.