Life Science for Middle School

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Teacher: Linda Richardson
Date/Time: Monday - 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Recommended Grades: 7th, 8th
Department: Science
Grade Level: Middle School (6th-8th)

This middle school level biology class provides a detailed introduction to the methods, concepts, and vocabulary of general biology. Topics include classification, genetics, cell biology, cellular reproduction, an overview of the five kingdoms of living things, and anatomy. Labs include extensive microscope work, dissections, and model work. Students will learn how to write a lab report as well as how to work with science equipment. During class we will spend one hour on instruction and one hour on lab work making this a two hour class. Students will have 4 - 6 hours of homework a week. This class is ideal for 7th or 8th grade students. Please read this for more information.

Textbook: CPO Life Science

Lab Fee: $100

Tuition: $350 a semester or $675 a year