Topics of 7th Grade Life Science Include:
What is Science?- Branches of science, the scientific method, experimental design and its applications
Scientific Tools and Measuring-Measuring length, volume, and mass using metric and how to magnify objects using a microscope
Microworld-Detailed exploration of plant and animal cell machinery, viruses and more!
Life Goes On- Basic genetics and genetic engineering
Natural Selection-Darwin's voyage and his findings
Taxonomy- Why Classify Living Things? Bacteria, Protists, Fungi, Plants and Animals
In this class you will study all of the content above, in addition to 8th grade material. This material includes exciting topics such as matter and its properties, Newton's Laws, the periodic table, weather, and astronomy.