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8th Grade Science

Welcome to the 8th Grade Science Page!

8th Grade

Teacher: Zain Garrett                                  email:


Classroom Expectations/Rules Course Description Supply List/Syllabus
  • The Lab is Off Limits to everyone unless a class experiment is being done.  
  • No Cell Phones permitted. 
  • No Food or Drink permitted
  • Be prepared and on time. 
  • Wipe your desk down before you sit down.  

In this course, you will learn more in depth versions of what you learned last year.  Now that you have been introduced to science this course will review what you already learned while going more in depth to give you a greater grasp on the knowledge of science you already have.  


The 1st Semester Project for 8th Grade is a Volcano.

The 2nd Semester Project is a Science Presentation.

You will need a composition notebook for this course. 


Semester 2 Lesson Plans
Week Powerpoint/Notes Lab Resources Worksheets/Review Tests
January 5th – 8th Chapter 9: Earthquakes and Volcanos Volcanic Projects review IXL AA 1-3 N/A
January 11th – 14th Chapter 9: Earthquakes and Volcanos Pompeii N/A N/A
January 18th – 21st Chapter 10: Earth’s History N/A Earthquakes and Volcanos Quizizz Earthquakes and Volcanos Test
January 25th – 28th Chapter 10: Earth’s History N/A


Earth’s History Quizizz

February 1st – 4th Chapter 11: Earth System Lightning Jar N/A Earth’s History Test
February 8th – 11th Chapter 11: Earth System N/A N/A N/A
February 16th – 18th Chapter 11: Earth System N/A Earth System Review Earth System Test
February 22nd – 25th Chapter 12: Earth’s Surface N/A N/A Benchmark IV
March 1st – 4th Chapter 12: Earth’s Surface Plate Tectonics

Earth’s Surface Review


Earth’s Surface Test
    End of 3rd Nine Weeks    
March 8th – 11th Chapter 13: Natural Resources N/A N/A N/A
March 15th – 18th   Spring Break    
March 22nd – 25th Chapter 13: Natural Resources Renewable Resources Natural Resources Review Natural Resources Test
March 29th – April 1st N/A N/A 8th Grade year review N/A
April 5th – 8th N/A N/A

8th Grade year in review

IXL E1-6; GG1-4

Final Benchmark
April 12th – 15th 8th Grade Review N/A

Test Review

IXL T1-2; U1-2; FF1

April 19th – 22nd 8th Grade Review N/A Test Review Benchmark
April 26th – 29th IXL M1-3 IXL J1-4 IXL W1-6 N/A
May 3rd – 6th N/A Presentations Semester Review Semester Test


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