Science!!

By Ashleigh Crawshaw

Standards!

Science topics we will learn this year are:


1. Science as Inquiry


  • Learn to form experiments, hypothesis, variables, and results.


2. Physical Science


  • Properties of Matter
  • Atoms and all their qualities.
  • Motion
  • Newton's Law of Motion
  • Simple Machines

3. Life Science


  • Cells
  • Asexual/sexual Reproduction
  • Environmental Conditions

4. Earth and Space Science


  • Atmosphere
  • Earth's Cycles
  • Layers of the Earth
  • Planets and their Moons
  • Revolution of the Earth

5. Science and Technology


  • Technological Design

6. Science in Personal and Environmental Perspectives


  • Synthetic Foods
  • Vitamins and Minerals
  • Nutrition and Exercise
  • Fossil Fuels
  • Global Warming
  • Stream Channelization
  • Traffic Volume
  • Cause and Effect of Pollution

7. History and Nature of Science


  • Sequence of Events
  • Gem Theory
  • Evolution
  • Galileo, Darwin, Mendel, Wegener, Pasteur, Einstein and Curies