Grade 8 Science Systems in Action | Distance Learning

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Grade 8 Science Systems in Action | PDF & Digital Formats: This 308-page unit will help you teach science without a textbook. Students will love this engaging and differentiated unit that explains the functions of systems 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 Systems in Action

 

Lesson Overview:

Introduction – What are Systems?

Lesson #1 – Unit Vocabulary

Lesson #2 – Types of Systems

Lesson #3 – Purpose, Inputs & Outputs of Systems

Lesson #4 – The Processes and Components of a System

Lesson #5 – Quiz

Lesson #6 – Work, Energy, Force, and Efficiency

Lesson #7 – Calculating Work

Lesson #8 – 6 Simple Machines

Lesson #9 – Understanding Mechanical Advantage

Lesson #10 – Systems in Action Quiz

Lesson #11 – Heat in Mechanical Systems

Lesson #12 – Productivity with Systems in Various Industries

Lesson #13 – The Evolution of the Cell Phone

Lesson #14 – Systems in Action Quiz

Lesson #15 – Understanding and Calculating Work

Lesson #16 – Pulley Experiment and Mechanical Advantage

Lesson #17 – Rube Goldberg Machine

Lesson #18 – Owner’s Manual Exploration

Lesson #19 – The Impacts of New and Evolving Systems

Lesson #20 – Meeting Needs with Existing Systems – Different Perspectives

Lesson #21 – Systems in Action Unit Test

Lesson #22 – Sub Plans

 

Resource Includes:

  • Detailed lesson plans
  • Differentiated lessons and assignments (readings, videos, graphic organizers, group work, projects, labs)
  • 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

 

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