Earth Sciences (Daily)
Mosinee Middle Schools 8th grade Earth Sciences course has been designed to kinesthetically engage its students. Utilizing Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and National Science Education Standards (NSES) students will gain a necessary working knowledge of the world around them. Topics addressed will be broken into 4 main units, one per quarter; focusing on the geosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, and space. These units will be further broken down into chapters that individually address topics both local and abroad. Grades will be based on homework, projects, and lab work, as well as both formal and summative assessments.