8th Grade Science

Science Syllabus

Roselle Middle School

8th Grade Science 

Mr. Nowak

Assignments can be found at  https://tinyurl.com/yadyexzj

Course Goals: Students will apply science to real world situations. Students will develop critical thinking and observation skills. Students will learn to communicate effectively. Students will learn to work productively as a team.

Classroom Rules:

1.Be respectful of your teacher and your classmates.

2.Be on time and in your seat when the bell rings.

3.Be prepared for class with the proper materials and homework.

Homework/Assignments: Assignments should have a proper heading including: name, assignment, period, and date. In order to receive full credit for an assignment it must be handed in on the day it is due. Late work will drop one grade for each day late. No work will be accepted after five days.

Labs must be neat and completed in pencil. Labs must be on time to receive full credit. If you miss a lab you will need to get the data from your lab group and complete the lab write-up.

Quizzes and tests will be given for every chapter taught. Taking careful notes during class, completing all assignments and participating in the labs will help you prepare for the exams.

Materials for Class: Textbook Pencil/Pen Science Notebook Assignment Notebook Science Folder Notebook Paper

Schedule: Metabolism, Chemical Interactions, Waves, Earth's Surface, and Life Over Time.