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6100 S. Genoa St.
Aurora, CO 80016

The 8th grade

The 8th grade science curriculum is State Standards based and emphasizes Chemistry, Physics, Human Biology and Process Skills. It is immersed in the following concepts:

  • Chemistry (Atomic Structure, Elements, Molecules, Compounds, KTM, Chemical Changes, Separation of Mixtures and Conservation of Mass)Physics (Energy, Force and Motion)Human Biology (Genetics and Body Systems)
  • Process Skills (Observation, Active questioning, Prediction, Measurement, Analysis, Inference, Classification, Communication)

At the end of 8th grade students will have completed a 3-year rigorous science program that provides them with a great academic foundation for any high school level science class. To further ensure success at the High School level, this class will also concentrate on the professional skills necessary for a high school student. Students will be introduced and able to practice the following professional indicators:

  • Resource allocation (time, materials, etc.)Interpersonal skills (teaming, leadership, cultural diversity, etc.)Information (acquisition, organization etc.)System (organizations, performance etc.)
  • Technology (selection, application, etc.)


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    Edi Munoz


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    Daniella Henn

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    Nicole Vigil


     
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