8th Grade Science

Science class is very routine. Every day, students...

  1. Write the daily task in their planners
  2. Take out the listed materials
  3. Complete 2 entry questions (question is restated in the answer, complete sentences). This is part of the participation that factors heavily into their grades

How to stay caught up in science class...

Check the daily task

Every day, open your planner to check and see if you've completed the task for the day. If not, complete at home or come to the classroom before school to get help.

Review vocab words

Open science notebook to the back & quiz yourself or have a family member quiz you on your vocabulary words

Questions? email


8th grade science in the Burlington-Edison school district centers around introductory chemistry in semester 1, and introductory biology (organisms, ecosystems, heredity and evolution) in semester two. All lessons are built using the Next Generation Science Standards. The standards taught can be found at www.nextgenscience.org