Evaluation Plan for Grade 9 Science - Teacher Web

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Grade
9

Science

Course Outline




Holy Trinity High School



2012



201
3



Teacher:
Ms. Gillian Myrick

*email address:

gillianmyrick@esdnl.ca

Webpage:

http://teacherweb.com/NF/HolyTrinityHigh/Myrick
-
Hicks


Materials
:

Discovering Science 9

(textbook)

Notebook (for classroom note taking)

Small 32 page
exercises
for each chapter

Binder (to hold worksheets, assignments, tests, etc
)
.


Pencil
s
, Eraser, Calcu
lator, Graph paper,


Link to Online Textbook
:


Select the chapter you want to view/download.

Username: DiscSci9

Password: Student9


Course Description



Unit 1: Space

Core Lab 1:
Strolling through the Solar System

Core Lab 2:
Designing a Space Station

Core STSE 1:
Celestial Navigation

Unit 2:
Atoms, Elements and Compounds

Core Lab 3:
Physical and Chemical Properties

Core Lab 4:
Observing Changes in Matter

Core STSE 2:
Plastics and Modern Life


Unit 3: Electricity

Core Lab 5:
Resistors and Ohm’s
Law

Core Lab 6:
Resistors in Series and Parallel

Core STSE 3:
Electricity Conservation: The New
Trend

Unit 4: Reproduction

Core Lab 7:
Determining the Best Conditions for
Yeast Reproduction

Core Lab 8:
Comparing Mitosis and Meiosis

Core STSE 4:
Genetic Engineering


Prior to unit 1 There will be a one week refresher on lab safety and graphing


Evaluation Plan for Grade 9 Science:


Cumulative Unit Tests 40%

Quizzes 10%





*
The Unit 4 unit test and the Scientific Literacy
Performance Assessment 30%



Assessment are given together during the June

Performance Assessment Project 10%



exam period.

Scientific Literacy Assessment 10%