• 7th Grade Life Science
    2020-21

    Mrs. Prillaman

    chanda.prillaman@henry.k12.va.us

    (276) 647-3841

    Google Voice: 276-299-2473

    Overview

    Seventh grade Life Science (basic biology), deals with changes, cycles, patterns and relationships in the living world.

    SOLs

    In this class, we will focus on the following SOLs:

    • 1st Nine Weeks
      • Scientific Investigation
      • Cells and Cellular Organization
      • Osmosis and Diffusion
      • Life Functions and Processes
    • 2nd Nine Weeks
      • Genetic Information (DNA)
      • Evolution through Natural Selection
      • Classification of Living Organisms 
    • 3rd Nine Weeks
      • Physical and Chemical Processes of Photosynthesis
      • Cycles, Ecosystems, Food Webs, Pyramids
      • Interactions within a Population
      • Interactions among Populations in a Biological Community
    • 4th Nine Weeks
      • Ecosystems and Biomes
      • Change in and Responses of Ecosystems
      • Communities, Populations, Organisms
      • Conservation of Living Resources
      • Review (7th and 6th grade material)

    Materials: Composition notebook, writing utensils (pencil or pen), School iPad

    • Optional: colored pencils, markers, highlighters

    Grading Scale:

    • A = 100 - 90
    • B = 89 - 80
    • C = 79 - 70
    • D = 69 - 60
    • F = 59 - below

    Class Expectations

    You are expected to take responsibility for your learning as we embark upon distant learning.

    • Check Canvas daily for updates and/or changes
    • Check assignment due dates and adhere to timelines
    • Ask questions or for help if you do not understand