• Materials needed everyday -
    1) Pen/pencil
    2) Composition book for science (lined or graph) 
     
    Class Content for 8th grade science -
     
     
    Scientists:
     Who are they and what do they do? 
     
    Scientific Method and Safety:
     The process that scientists, and people in general, use to discover knowledge.  The methods and tools to insure safety during laboratory experiments.
     
    Forces and Motion:
     Using Newton's 3 laws of motion, basic physics concepts are explored involving velocity and unbalanced forces. Electric and magnetic
      forces will be touched upon as well.
     
    Structure of Matter:
     The composition of matter as the building blocks of the universe.  Properties of matter including density and buoyancy.
     
    Energy Transfer:
     The effect of energy transfer within different systems such as phase changes.
     
    Chemistry and Reactions:
     The behavior of matter and the processes in which atoms rearrange into different combinations of molecules.
     
    Engineering Practices:
     Designing and building things to test in a controlled environment. 
     
     
     
     
     
Last Modified on August 25, 2020