Quarter 1 Topics:a) Safetyb) Scientific Investigation/Nature of Science (throughout entire year)c) Characteristics, Needs and Molecules of Living Thingsd) Cells: Theory, History, Structures and FunctionsQuarter 2 Topics:a) Cell Processesb) Geneticsc) DNAQuarter 3 Topics:a) Evolutionb) Classificationc) Plant and Animal KingdomsQuarter 4 Topics:a) Ecologyb) Ecosystemsc) BiomesPlease note:Students enrolled in life science courses MAY participate in animal dissection. Students
who decline to participate will be offered alternatives to dissection. A student’s objection
to participating in an animal dissection should be substantiated by a signed note from his
or her parent or legal guardian.
We will NOT be participating in dissection this year at Smart's Mill.
Last Modified on August 18, 2016