8th Grade Science


This class is a hands-on, inquiry-based introduction to physical science concepts.  Topics include metric system, properties of matter, and two FOSS Kits – Chemical Interactions and Force and Motion.  Students develop critical thinking skills, proper use of lab equipment, consideration of variables and their impacts, and practice careful attention to details.  By the end of 8th grade, students will be capable of applying knowledge of the scientific method to perform and analyze labs.