Comprehensive Science 2 (7th Grade)

Course Syllabus

Comprehensive Science 2 Syllabus


Comprehensive Science 2 Topics at a Glance

1st Nine- Weeks

  • Heat and the Practice of Science <--- Current Topic
  • Heat Energy 
  • Conservation of Energy and Energy Transformations 
  • Electromagnetic Spectrum
  • Properties of Waves 

2nd Nine-Weeks

  • Layers of Earth 
  • Plate Tectonics
  • Rock Cycle and Processes that Shape Earth’s Surface
  • Age of Earth/ Geological Time

3rd Nine Weeks

  • Evidence of Species Change
  • Natural Selection 
  • Relationships in Ecosystems
  • Human Impact on Earth 

4th Nine Weeks

  • DNA, Chromosomes, and Heredity
  • Genetic Traits and Heredity
  • Biotechnology
  • Health and Disease Prevention 
  • Human Growth and Development