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Grade 8 Science Fluids



Total Pages: 282 pages
Answer Key: Included with rubric
Teaching Duration: 2 months
File Size: 20 MB
File Type: Zip

Grade 8 Science Fluids

This 282-page Grade 8 Science Fluids unit will help you teach science without a textbook. Students will love this engaging and differentiated unit that explains the functions of fluids and their real-life applications.

  • This resource contains individual PDFs of student pages to assist with online learning, i.e. Google Classroom™.
  • The unit also comes with Google Slides™ versions of the included lessons for 1:1 technology schools.

Curriculum Alignment: Ontario Science Curriculum 2007 – Grade 8 Fluids

This Grade 8 Science Fluids unit is also included in the Grade 8 Science Bundle and the Grade 7/8 Science Bundle

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Grade 8 Science Fluids – Lesson Overview:

  • Introduction: Safety Rules, Fluids Introduction & Unit Vocabulary
  • 1. Particle Theory of Matter
  • 2. What is Viscosity? and What is Flow Rate?, Experiment
  • 3A. Mass, Volume, and Density
  • 3B. Mass, Volume, and Density
  • 4. Mass-to-Volume Ratio Experiment
  • 5. Compressibility
  • 6. Canada’s Wonderland Case Study
  • 7. What is Buoyancy & Float or Sink Experiment
  • 8. Mid-Unit Quiz
  • 9. Pressure, Volume, and Temperature & Optional Experiment
  • 10. Pascal’s Law
  • 11. Fluids in Controlled and Manufactured Devices
  • 12. Building a Pneumatic or Hydraulic Device (2 options)
  • 13. Investigating Applications of Fluid Mechanics
  • 14. Fluid Technologies Research Inquiry
  • 15. The Impact of Fluid Spills
  • 16. Unit Test for Fluids
  • 17. Sub Plans

Grade 8 Science Fluids – Resource Includes:

  • Detailed lesson plans
  • Differentiated Lessons and assignments (readings, videos, graphic organizers, group work, projects, labs)
  • Mp3 audio files for student readings
  • Detailed unit plan, answer keys, and assessment rubrics
  • Lessons are divided up with title pages for easy access
  • Student assignment choice and variety
  • Quizzes (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
  • Unit Test (PDF and Self-Marking Google Forms)
  • Science Labs
  • PDF format
  • Google Slides format

Grade 8 Science Fluids – Teacher Feedback 

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  2. “This is a fantastic resource! It was an incredible time saver as I was new to teaching intermediate and was a bit overwhelmed with where to start. This resource was very well laid out, clearly followed the curriculum, and included detailed and clear lesson outlines, relevant activities and experiments, and quizzes to check for understanding. It was also very helpful to have the digital and print options for hybrid teaching.”
  3. “Very satisfied with this product. Great combination of inquiry, hands on and teacher directed lessons. Having the digital option is very helpful when flipping between virtual and in person learning.”
  4. “I am very satisfied with this product. It has a good combination of inquiry, hands on and teacher directed activities/lessons.”
  5. “I love the ease of using this product. There are videos and information that are always applicable to the content.”
  6. “Great, as always. Have used multiple of their units for Science and, in doing so, have had a consistent format every time. The experiments and material are engaging.”

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