8th Grade Science--SPARTANS

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8th Grade Science--SPARTANS

CURRICULUM CONTENT

Two Types of Knowledge to be Gained:  Factual and Procedural

The Scientific Method and Practices (Writing Emphasis)

The History of the Earth:  Geologic Time, Fossils, Internal Forces that shape the Earth

Diversity of Life, Adaptations and Evolution over Time

Heredity and Genetics

Weather

 

STUDENT SCIENCE BINDER

Binder Contains Daily Work, a Learning Log, Labs and Activities:  Observations, Data collection and Analysis, a Vocabulary List, Notes, and All Assessments!

This is a great way to watch your student’s development and ability to meet standards in science!

 

GRADING

Point System:

All activities worth a number of points dependant on amount of work students are required to do or the demonstration of standards attainment.

Students also earn daily points for meeting school and learner expectations in class.

Work not turned in or missing will count as a zero until completed.

10% Scale for letter grades.

Powerschool is great way to see upcoming grades/tests/activities!