Science 2015 – 2016 Curriculum Grade 6,7, & 8

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Grade 6,7, & 8

Teacher: Vijay Patel

BOOK:  NEW YORK STATE GRADE 8 – SCIENCE TEST (BARRON’S)

SEPT 2015 

26th – Introduction

 

OCT 2015 UNIT I –ANALYSIS, INQUIRY AND DESIGN

 

3rdMath Analysis:  a) Language of Math/Variable / b) Inductive and deductive reasoning   c) Interpolation and Extrapolation

 

10thMath Analysis: d) Constructing Data Tables/ Charts / Graphs  e) Scientific Diagrams

 

17thScientific Inquiry: a) Thinking like a scientist/ Observing/Collecting information/

Organizing Information/ Questioning

 

24thScientific Inquiry: f) Formulating Hypothesis/ Testing Hypothesis/ Controlling Test/ Reporting Results / Forming Laws and theories.

 

31st – – Engineering & Design

***** (Halloween Weekend) ******

 

NOV 2015 7th – REVIEW & DISCUSSION

 

14thTEST 1    [UNIT 1]

 

21st TEST DISCUSSION

 

UNIT 2 –THE LIVING ENVOIREMENT

 

28thThe Unity & Diversion of Life:

a)Concepts of Life/ Unity of Life/Life functions/ Cells

***** (Thanks giving weekend) ******

DEC 2015 5thThe Unity & Diversion of Life: e) Needs of living tings/ Diversity of life/ Classification

*****   (Christmas weekend) ******

 

12th Levels of Organization in Living Things: a) Levels of organization in living things/ Cells/       Tissues/ Organs/ Organ System

 

19thLevels of Organization in Living Things: a) Skeletal System

 

28thLevels of Organization in Living Things: b) Muscular System

JAN 2016 2ndLevels of Organization in Living Things: c) Nervous System

 

9thLevels of Organization in Living Things: d) Endocrine System

 

16thLevels of Organization in Living Things: e) Digestive System

 

23rdLevels of Organization in Living Things: f) Circulatory System

 

30thLevels of Organization in Living Things: g) Respiratory System

FEB 2016 6thLevels of Organization in Living Things: h) Excretory System

 

13th Levels of Organization in Living Things: i) Human Reproductive System

 

20thLevels of Organization in Living Things: j) Disease

 

27th – REVIEW & DISCUSSION

MAR 2016 5thTEST 2         [UNIT @ – Chap 4 &5]  

 

12th TEST DISCUSSION

 

19thThe Maintenance of Life

 

26thThe Continuity of Life

APR 2016 2ndThe Evolution & Diversity of Life

 

9thEcology

 

16thNature of Ecosystem

 

UNIT 3 –PHYSICAL SETTING

 

23rdAstronomy

 

30thAstronomy

MAY 2016 7thGeology

 

14th Meteorology

 

21stChemistry

 

28thChemistry

JUNE 2016 4thEnergy & Motion, Forces, Machines

 

11thTEST 4

 

18thTEST 5 : Final Test

 

25th – TEST DISCUSSION

JULY – SEPT: (School Holidays)

  • CPR
  • Any Project

 

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