Year-long course required of 7th graders
In this course students examine living systems, their interactions and interdependence. Areas of study include the scientific method and inquiry-based investigation, plants, animals, microorganisms, genetics, and the human body.
Year-long course required of 8th graders
This course is a comprehensive overview of the processes of the Earth. It incorporates problem solving, researching, and modeling to allow students to learn the processes that shaped the Earth and space that affect us everyday.