Comprehensive Science 2 (7th Grade)

Course Syllabus

Comprehensive Science 2 Syllabus


Assignments*

  • Syllabus Review/Parent Contact Information - Due Sep 7
  • Learning Strengths Assessment - Due Sep 8
  • Repetition and Replication Classwork - Due Sep 15/16
  • Heat Energy Reading Comprehension - Due  Sep 17/18
  • Heat & Heat Transfer Sorting Activities - Due Sep18 (702 Only)
  • Heat Transfer by Conduction Gizmo Assessment Questions - Due Sep 21/22

 

*Google Classroom is the best place to keep up with assignments.


Comprehensive Science 2 Topics at a Glance

1st Nine- Weeks

  • Heat and the Practice of Science 
  • Heat Energy <--- Current Topic
  • 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