Science Year 8

Welcome to the science page for year 8

Dear parents and students

Welcome to year 8, we are looking forward working with you this year, wishing you a successful and enjoyable academic year.

For any inquiries please don't hesitate to contact us by emails any time.

Teachers

Ms Lubna Malaeb 8-2, 8-3, 8-5

Ms Mona Ahmed 8-1, 8-4, 8-7

Ms Lamyaa Malaeb 8-6


Calendar of Events´╗┐

The week starting from 6 Jan till 10 Jan


Sunday:

Unit 4.1

The human respiratory system

Learning about the structure of the human respiratory system.

Monday:

Unit 4.2

Gas exchange

Understanding how gas exchange takes place.


Tuesday:

Unit 4.3

Aerobic respiration

Knowing about aerobic respiration and what are the products of it.


Wednesday:

Unit 4.4

Keeping fit

Knowing about being fit, energy for muscles and diet and fitness

Activity 4.4


Thursday:

Correction of workbook exercises

Test

Our Test is on Wednesday 16 January.

It will include Unit 3 : The circulatory system and Unit 4: The respiratory system .

Study well and good luck for all!


Homework

Students need to solve their workbook exercises on daily basis which will be occasionally checked by the teacher.

Classwork

Some of the classwork provided in class will be graded and students will be informed.

Assessments

Students should be always prepared for any assessment any time.

Announcement :

Codes for google classroom were given to students in class, so make sure your child has it and that he/she did join the classroom using their school email.




Revision guide for term 1 test Y8.docx

Young Scientists' Work

Lab Safety posters

Lab Safety posters

Lab Equipments posters

Lab Safety posters

Lab Safety posters

Lab Safety posters

Lab Safety posters

Lab Safety posters

Class rules & expectations



Students are expected to follow class rules, they will be informed before tests but they should expect a short assessment any time without previous notice.


Resources

Cambridge Checkpoint Science coursebook

Bill Nye videos and worksheets

Related youtube videos

Boardworks power points

Year 8 Science Curriculum Subject Guide 2018-19.docx

Grading weights




Term 1 Term 2 Term 3Tests 40% Tests 40% Final 50%CW & short assess. 40% CW & short assess. 40% CW & short assess. 30%Projects 20% Projects 20% Projects 20%




Contact us

Please do not hesitate to contact us for any inquiry.

lubna.malaeb@emsdoha.net

mona.ahmed@emsdoha.net

lamyaa.malaeb@emsdoha.net