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Curricululm

Middle School Science
The best way to learn science is to do science. Middle school science classrooms are infusing new technologies (i.e. Interactive Textbooks, Promethean boards, cooperativePromethean Tables) with active, hands-on investigations while introducingsecondary science content. The corresponding New Jersey Core Curriculum ContentStandards are addressed in a variety of ways so that our students can masterage appropriate concepts while experiencing the processes of scientificexploration.

The sixth grade science curriculum includes the following units:

  • Science Inquiry
  • Earth Structure
  • Earth Surface
  • Astronomy and Space Science
  • Introduction to Chemistry 

The seventh grade science curriculum includes the following units:

  • Experimental Design
  • Cell Biology and Diseases
  • Genetics
  • Ecology
  • Biological Diversity and Evolution

 The eighth grade science curriculum includes the following units:

  • Scientific Inquiry
  • Introduction to Chemistry
  • Forces and Motion
  • Water and the Atmosphere