LIFE Science (Junior High)

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Grade Level:7th - 8th
Day:Friday
Time:1:00 - 2:00 pm
Location:FaithSprings Baptist Church
Class Size:Maximum: 12
Teacher:Bonnie Netherland
Teacher Phone:713-517-0350
Teacher Email:bonnie.netherland@yahoo.com
Tuition:$60 per month
Supply Fees:$50.00 Supply & Lab Fee due July 1 (Non-refundable after September 1)
Prerequisites:

Science for 7th and 8th graders is a two year course. Earth Science will be offered in 2021-2022.

Textbooks:

BJU Press

LIFE SCIENCE STUDENT TEXT (4th Ed.)

LIFE SCIENCE STUDENT LAB MANUAL (4th Ed.)

Materials:

3 Ring loose-leaf binder with 5 dividers. Set of colored markers or pencils in pouch.

Class Description:

Students will study cell biology, genetics, the history of life, microbiology, botany, zoology, ecology, and human anatomy and physiology, all within a biblical framework.

I will also emphasize the scientific method, good lab procedures, and organizational skills (including note-taking and keeping an organized notebook). In class we will do approximately half lecture/discussion and half experiments, investigations, and hands-on activities.

 

Homework:Out of class will be mostly reading the chapters and assigned exercises in the workbook. assign 2-3 hours of outside work per week.
Evaluation:Grades are made up of class participation, daily work, homework, extra credit activities, and chapter quizzes. A "Progress Report" will also be sent home each semester as well as an end of the year cumulative grade.