Wednesday | 9:00-10:00 AM | 6th-8th Grade
This year long middle school life science course introduces and explores the major concepts and principles of biology, serving as a bridge between elementary science courses and high school Biology. Life Science includes topics such as the scientific method, cells, classification of life forms, patterns and cycles in nature, anatomy, zoology, genetics, ecology and much more. Students will be challenged to practice and apply critical thinking skills. The course will consist of weekly reading assignments, videos and internet research at home and note-taking, lab work (hands on activities and experiments), group discussions, review, videos, and quizzes during class time.
Textbook: Glencoe Life Science (ISBN-13: 978-0078742743) – Buy UsedThis is a Homeschool Tutorial. Class length is 32 weeks divided into 2 – 16 week semesters.