Science Year 9

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Teachers

Ms. Hanadi Alam Eddine

Ms. Mona Ahmed

Mr. Greg Frosler


Calendar of Events

Assessment week starts 19th February to 26th February

Science test on Monday 25th February


Science Fair will be on 7th March please find the letter containing all information required.




Year 9 Timetable.pdf
Science fair info.docx

Homework: Students should review what is covered in class on a daily basis, and they have to complete unfinished work.

Weekly updates

Week 1: 2/12

Food chains and food webs

pollution and habitat destruction



Week : 9/12

Projects on food chains and population

Week 3: 16/12

presenting work

Week 4: 6/1

project presentation and starting unit 5 about Energy changes

Week 5 : 13/1

continuing unit 5 endothermic and exothermic reactions.

graded practical endothermic and exothermic reactions.


Week 6 : 20/1

unit 7 about making soluble and insoluble salts

Short assessment unit 7

Thursday 24/1


Week 7 : 27/1

unit 10 Electricity

series and parallel circuits.

Week 8: 3/2

researching for science fair project

Week 9: 10/2

researching for science fair project

Week 10: 17/2

science fair presentations in class

Week 11: 24/2

assessment week

science test Monday 25/2 it will include unit 7 about salts and unit 10 about electricity

Week 12: 3/3

continue with science fair presentations

Science Fair day

7th of March

Resources

Cambridge Checkpoint Science Textbook and workbook

Bill Nye videos and worksheets

Google class

Board works

Class expectations & rules

Students have to be in school on time.

Students have to bring all materials needed for the lesson.

Students have to be ready AND prepared for the lesson by completing their assignments (homework and classwork) plus taking necessary notes that helps in their studying.

Usage of cell-phones is forbidden

Seeds, fizzy drinks and chewing gums are not allowed

Curriculum Guide

Science Year 9 Curriculum Guide.docx

Grading

TERM 1 weightings

TERM 2 weightings

TERM 3 weightings

Tests 40%

Assignments &short assessments 40%

projects 20%


Tests 40%

Assignments &short assessments 40%

projects 20%


Tests 50%

Assignments &short assessments 30%

projects 20%