7-Science

September 28, 2016
7th Grade — Science

Units Themes

  • Velocity and acceleration
  • Newton’s laws
  • Experiential design
  • Statistics and data analysis
  • Heat and energy
  • Simple machines and mechanical advantage
  • Chemistry and the periodic table
  • Electricity and magnetism
  • Sound and waves

Project Highlights

  • Consumer testing project
  • Mousetrap cars
  • Paper circuits
  • Pinball machines
  • Record players
  • Speaker

Approaches to Learning

  • Project-based learning, hands-on experimental design, data collection, tinkering and engineering, direct instruction, collaboration, students presentations, integrated math