GREETINGS 8TH GRADE SCIENTISTS
Welcome to the challenging, but exciting realm of 8th grade science where we explore the processes that make up our world. This year, we take a closer look at how physics, energy transfer, electromagnetic forces, chemistry, and human health all come together to create the world we live in.
How do I succeed in this class?
Specific details for success can be found in our class syllabus:
What did we do in class today?
Daily agenda, homework, notes, and online assignments will be posted on our Google Classroom page
What if I am absent?
YOU are responsible for checking our Google Classroom page to see what you missed. Worksheets posted on Google Classroom CAN be submitted after the due date for full credit. Labs, projects, and videos CANNOT due to the materials and set up involved. If you missed a lab/project/video, complete the Absent Lab assignment to receive full credit for the missed activity:
Parent/Guardian Help & Support
The following are ways you can support your student in their final year of middle school and assure they participate in end-of-the-year 8th grade activities and promotion:
If you would like to donate materials to our classroom, see the list below and return item(s) to school with your student on whatever day is convenient. Thank you for supporting our class!
Lined notebook paper (college-ruled preferred)
Index cards (3 x 5)
Plain white printer paper (8.5” x 11”)
Various colored construction paper
Black outlining pens
Gallon-size storage bags
Sandwich-size storage bags
Masking Tape/Scotch Tape/Blue Painter’s Tape
I appreciate your desire to find answers