Science

  • 8th Grade Physical Science (04030831)


    Length:  Year

    Format:  Meets Daily

    Description:  The Eighth (8th) Grade Physical Science course will explore the principles of motion, forces and energy; waves, sound, and light; the nature of matter; applications of chemistry; and electricity and magnetism.  Students will participate in the Amplify Science curriculum.  Students will apply scientific practices to solve real-world problems.  They will conduct investigations, create and critique models and gather evidence to support claims, just as scientists do.

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  • 8th Grade Accelerated Science (04030832)


    Length:  Year

    Format:  Meets Daily

    Description:  Accelerated Eighth (8th) Grade Science is a rigorous hands‐on, inquiry-based learning experience in Physical Science.  This course will explore the principles of motion, forces and energy; waves, sound, and light; the nature of matter; applications of chemistry; and electricity and magnetism.  The accelerated-level coursework will extend beyond the traditional scope of the eighth (8th) grade Physical Science curriculum by incorporating additional topics of study and research opportunities.

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