Science


7th Grade Science  Course # 4005

7th Grade Science is a year-long, inquiry-oriented and integrated science course for 7th graders.  This course explores the relationships between natural processes and human activities that cause energy to flow and matter to cycle through Earth’s systems. Students will develop conceptual understanding and skills related to life, physical, and Earth-space science topics as well as engineering as outlined for 7th grade by the newly adopted California Next Generation Science Standards.

8th Grade Science  Course # 4012

8th Grade Science is a year-long, inquiry-oriented and integrated science course for 8th graders.  In addition to addressing portions of physical science content from outgoing California State Standards, some engineering, life, and Earth-space science content will also be included as SDUHSD transitions to the new California-adopted Next Generation Science Standards assigned to 8th grade.

For information on Next Generation Science Standards for California Public Schools (NGSS)click here.