Science 2015-2016

August 17-21

This week we will be covering the following topics:

Cells

  • microscopes and the discovery of cells
  • cell theory
  • organelles and their function inside of cells
  • compare and contrast plant and animal cells
  • chemical compounds in cells
  • Diffusion

August 24-28

This week we will be covering the following topics:

The Plant Kingdom

  • plant adaptations
  • classification of plants
  • plant life cycles
  • photosynthesis and light
  • seedless plants

August 31- September 4

This week we will be covering the following topics:

Seed Plants

  • Characteristics of seed plants
  • vascular tissue
  • seed structure

September 14-18

This week we will be covering the following topics:

  • parts of a plant
  • gymnosperms
  • angiosperms
  • tropisms

September 21- 25

This week we will be covering the following topics:

  • review for test
  • test
  • what is an animal
  • structure of animals
  • function of animals
  • reproduction

September 28-October 2

This week we will be coveirng the following topics:

  • classification
  • vertebrates and invertebrates
  • endangered animals