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7th Grade Science Objectives:


Over the course of the 2018-19 school year, students will improve in their ability to create models and use them to support writing a scientific explanation of a phenomenon. In this case, the four phenomena will be the nature and complexities of matter, ecosystems, human body , cells and heredity.  Students’ ability to create models, effectively use them within explanations, and craft scientific explanations will increase by at least one category on the standards rubric and the modeling rubric.  At the end of the year, they will be at least proficient according to the rubrics.  Students scoring advanced at the beginning of the year, will participate in additional projects tailored to their interests. (see SC 7th Grade Standards)