Throughout the Chemistry Unit, you will learn about how atoms behave in solids, liquids, and gasses as well as the changing states of matter. You will also learn the symbols of the 30 most common elements and how to locate these elements on the Period Table. During this unit, you will perform the Chemical Reactions Lab, the Conductivity Lab, and the Phases of Matter Lab.
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Throughout the Ecology Unit, students will learn about societal issues such as global warming, and ozone depletion as well as the effects of water and air pollution on the environment. We will explore renewable and nonrenewable energy sources, our carbon footprint, and acid precipitation. Relationships among organisms within ecosystems, such as mutualism, commensalism, and parasitism, will also be learned.
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