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8th Grade Science

Mrs. Lima



·      To read, study, research and conduct experiments

·      To learn to utilize and understand the scientific method

·      To apply scientific concepts to their own practical world

·      To gain an understanding of basic scientific principles about

o   Gravity and Kinetic Energy

o   Waves

o   Planetary Science


Skills to be reinforced:

·      Note taking and outlining

·      Comprehension of resource text and related science themes

·      Research and Report writing

·      Investigation Reports

·      Application of engineering and design principles


Diocesan required concepts will be covered thoroughly so that students will enter high school with a solid background in Earth, Life, and Physical science. In this class, we will cover Physical Science.


First Trimester

Physical Science- Gravity and Kinetic Energy

Second Trimester

            Physical Science-Waves

Third Trimester

Physical Science-Planetary Science



Science Fair:

Schedule: TBD due to current situation. 

7th and 8th grade are required to participate in the science fair. This will be restructured due to distance learning. 

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