Course Description



COURSE DESCRIPTION:  During the course of the year, students will be involved in a variety of activities including individual, small and large group activities and projects, experiments, group discussions, computer simulations and inquiry labs.  Students be using microscopes, chemicals and other materials. They will be required to sign a safety contract. You can check the Trinity website to view the standards more closely for seventh grade science. 


Units for 1st Semester

  • Topic 1: Introduction to Science
  • Topic 2: Characteristics and Classification of Living Things
  • Topic 3: Cells and Cell Processes
  • Topic 4: Reproduction


Units for 2nd Semester

  • Topic 5: Genetics
  • Topic 6: Evolution
  • Topic 7: Ecology
  • Topic 8: Pest Management (time permitting)