Mrs. Fix- EMS Science

Welcome to Eastern Middle School 7th and 8th Grade Science!

**New Semester = New SILL

  • --Notebook must be 9x11
  • --If using a binder, I must be notified ahead of time.

Please be sure to come prepared for class by having the following supplies:

  • One subject spiral notebook 9 x 11 used only for Science - SILL (Science Interactive Learning Log)
  • Pencil or pen
  • Earbuds or other headphones

Suggested donations: Markers, Colored pencils, scissors, tape, glue sticks, clorox wipes

7th Grade Big Picture Learning Targets: Curriculum

  • Cell Function and Reproduction
  • Heredity
  • Weather and Climate
  • Energy - Uses, Applications, Sources
  • Earth’s Systems and Natural Resources

8th Grade Curriculum

1st Semester:

  • Earth Systems (Hydrogeology)
  • Introductory Chemistry
    • Introduction to Matter and Interactions of Matter

2nd Semester:

  • Introductory Physics
    • Waves (Sound and Light) and Forces and Motion
  • The Restless Earth
    • Tectonic Plates, Earth Structure, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Natural Hazards
  • Earth’s Resources
    • The Sun/Solar System