Core Science Assessment: Grade 7 - 8

Detailed Table of Contents

This Assessment correlates to 60 lessons from Physical Science III, Life Science III, and Earth and Space Science III courses.

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

  • Matter, States, and Interactions
    • Structure of Matter
    • Physical Properties of Matter
    • Mixtures and Solutions
    • Chemical Reactions
    • Nuclear Fusion
  • Motions, Forces, and Stability
    • Forces and Motion
    • Gravity
    • Magnetic Forces
    • Electric Forces
    • Changes in Physical Systems
  • Energy
    • Understanding Energy
    • Energy in Chemical Processes
    • Heat and Temperature
  • Electricity
    • Electric Energy
    • Basic Circuits
    • Static Electricity
    • Electromagnetism
  • Waves
    • Characteristics of Waves
    • Types of Waves
    • Sound
    • Electromagnetic Spectrum
    • Light
    • Digital Transmission

LIFE SCIENCE

  • Structures and Processes in Organisms
    • Animal and Plant Cells
    • Cellular Organization
    • Classification of Organisms
    • Kingdom Animalia
    • Kingdom Plantae
  • Growth and Development of Organisms
    • Growth and Development of Organisms
    • Energy Flow in Organisms
    • Information Processing
  • Ecosystems
    • Ecosystems
    • Energy Transfer in Ecosystems
    • Ecosystem Dynamics
    • Social Interactions
  • Heredity
    • Inheritance of Traits
    • Variation of Traits
  • Biological Evolution
    • Evidence of Common Ancestry
    • Natural Selection
    • Adaptation
    • Biodiversity and Humans

EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE

  • The Earth's Position
    • The Universe
    • The Solar System
    • The Earth
    • The Moon
    • Earth History
  • The Planet Earth
    • The Earth's Structure
    • Kinds of Rocks
    • The Rock Cycle
    • Plate Tectonics
    • Volcanoes
  • Water and Climate
    • The Earth's Water
    • Oceanography
    • Weather
    • Climate
    • Biogeology
  • Earth and Human Activity
    • Natural Resources
    • Natural Hazards
    • Human Impacts on Earth Systems
    • Global Climate Change