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     Mrs. Cecil's 8th Grade Science Class
     
    A plant in a jar with ladybugs  
    We will be exploring, creating, collaborating, and greatly expanding our knowledge of the world around us. 
    Please email me with any questions, concerns, or comments you may have.
    It is my goal to provide a wonderful learning experience for your child in a caring and nurturing environment.
     
         

    8th Grade Physical Science introduces physics and chemistry concepts that will prepare students for high school science classes. There will be an SOL test at the end of the semester covering material from 6th, 7th, and 8th grades. The Virginia Standards of Learning covered in the class will follow the schedule below:


    1st 9 Weeks

    2nd 9Weeks

    3rd 9 Weeks

    4th 9 Weeks

    PS.1: Scientific Investigation & Measurement


    PS.10 a,b,d: Force & Motion


    PS.10 c,d: Work & Simple Machines

    PS.6: Energy


    PS.7: Heat/Thermal Energy


    PS.11: Electricity & Magnetism


    PS.8: Sound Waves


    PS.9: Light Waves

    PS.2: Matter


    PS.3: Atomic Structure


    PS.4: Periodic Table


    PS.5: Changes in Matter

    6th Grade Review


    7th Grade Review


    8th Grade Review


    SOL Test