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Science

Teacher:

Room 12: Mrs. Luketic


Grades

Sixth Grade

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Environmental Science: Ecosystems and Biomes, Watersheds, Earth's Atmosphere
  • Chemistry and Physics: Atoms, Elements and Compounds, Energy Sources and Energy
  • Earth and Space Systems: The Solar System, Gravity. Earth
  • The Scientific Method and Group Environmental Science Projects
  • Introduction to the Science Fair
Complete Diocesan Curriculum is here



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Class syllabus




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Seventh Grade

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Life Science: Origin of Life. Cells, Genetics. Evolution and Species Change over Time. Classification of Living Things, Ecosystem Adaptations, The Human Body and Major Organ Systems.
  • The Scientific Method and Individual Science Fair Projects
Complete Diocesan Curriculum is here


Classroom News:

Class Syllabus

Science Fair Packet


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Eight Grade

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Chemistry: States of Matter. Classification of Matter, Conservation of Matter and Energy. Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding, The Periodic Table
  • Physics: Motion and Force, Work and Power. Simple Machines
  • Energy: States and Forms of Energy, Energy Transformations, Light and Mechanical Waves, Electricity and Magnetism
  • The Scientific Method

Complete Diocesan Curriculum is here

Classroom News:

Class Syllabus


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