Sixth grade Alpine Leadership Academy students will apply the regular sixth grade standards to challenges facing the Colorado Plateau. They will have many opportunities to develop critical thinking skills both inside and outside the classroom through project-based learning activities. Alpine Leadership Academy is an enrichment-based and academically rigorous program for all students. Each class offers projects that will operate at the honors-level. Technology will play an integral role in learning. Students will use technology devices throughout the year to develop 21st Century research and communication skills. 6th grade students will attend Camp Colton and will have additional activities to learn in the outdoors.