8th Grade ScienceDebbie LocklearNorth Carolina Essential Standards
Areas of Focus for 8th Grade:
Physical Science (P) Earth Science (E) Life Science (L)
The North Carolina Science Essential Standards are a new set of standards developed to prepare students in science for the 21st century. Opportunities should allow students students to engage in "hands-on/minds-on" activities that are exemplars of scientific inquiry, experimentation and technological design.