Mrs. lapke

7th grade Science Course Description:

Welcome to science! This year in 7th grade we will focus on the life sciences which includes the following areas:

  • Structure and function of animal and plant cells
  • Flow of energy in organisms
  • Genetics and Heredity
  • Human body systems with a focus of their interaction as a whole
  • Ecology, interactions among organisms, matter and flow of energy, biodiversity
  • Scientific Method
  • Engineering and design process


Welcome to our AVID class! I am so excited to be a part of this journey we are undertaking.

Our first month of class is centered on the following areas:

  • Community Building
  • Binder/Planner/Learning Logs
  • Introduction to the Tutorial Process
  • Introduction to Focused Note Taking