Science 7

SCIENCE/HEALTH

In the seventh grade students will explore areas of Earth, Life, and Physical Science.  In addition, students will learn to use Engineering practices through supplemental units. Topics of study will include Cell Processes, Microscopes, Ecosystems and Biomes, the Cardiovascular and Reproductive and Nervous Human Body Systems, the Effects of Drugs on the Human Body, Measurement and the Metric System, Properties of Matter, Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table.  Students will learn using hands-on activities, web-based activities, research and an inquiry approach.

Texts:

Interactive Science: Cells and Heredity, Prentice Hall

Interactive Science: The Diversity of Life, Prentice Hall

Interactive Science: Human Body Systems, Prentice Hall