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Welcome to 7th & 8th Grade Science! 

Welcome to the 7th & 8th Grade Science!

We will be learning 7th grade concepts from Physical and Life Science, including: Classification and Conservation of Matter, Organization of Living Systems, Inheritance and Variation of Traits, and Interactions of Living Systems and the Environment. We will be learning 8th grade concepts from Physical and Earth Science, including: Forces and Motion, Waves, Earth's Place in the Universe, Earth Systems and Resources, and Earth's History and Diversity of Life.

Please check my page often to see what is happening in our science class throughout the year. You may also sign up for Remind101, which is a system through which you will receive text messages from me about upcoming tests, projects, etc. If you are absent, just check my calendar to see what are doing!

To join my Remind Class for 7th Grade, please use: https://www.remind.com/join/derise7
To join my Remind Class for 8th Grade, please use: https://www.remind.com/join/derise8

Please feel free to email me at any time at jderise@gcsd.k12.sc.us or call (843) 527-4495. I have planning from 8:15 - 9:10 if you wish to contact me during the day.

The district has implemented a new grading scale!

A 90-100

B 80-89

C 70-79

D 60-69

F 59 and Below