Science in Grade 8

Essential Questions

What is Newton's first law and how does it relate to inertia?

How does Newton's second law relate net force, acceleration, and mass?

What is the relationship between forces when we apply Newton's Third Law? What field force exists between all objects with a mass?

 

Units of Study

Ecology

Energy Flow

Niche and Nutrient Cycling

Community Interactions

Populations

Evolution- Change over Time

Natural Selection

Adaptation

Evidence of Evolution