Grade 8 syllabus - Cambridge International School

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Cambridge International School
,

Phagwara


Syllabus of English

session 2012
-
13




Term

I (
April
-
Sept
)


Class


VIII



Sr.no

Chapters

FA
1

FA
2

SA
1


Prose





1

The Ant Lion






2

The Silver Lining







3

The World
Renowned
Nose







4

Siachen:The Forgotten
War






5

The Chowgarh Tigers







6

The Open Window









POEMS




1

I
stood tip
-
toe upon a
little hill







2

Where the mind is
without fear







3

The singular sangfroid of
baby bunting








4

Night of the scorpion







5

Last lesson of the
afternoon






6


The west wind








Extensive Reading






Romeo and Juliet






Grammar



Adjective /adverb phrase



Modals



Tenses



Direct Indirect speech



Prepositions, Active passive voice





Writing

Dialogue writing, E
-

mail writing

Story writing

Imaginary/ factual writing, Article, Letter,Speech


Reading


Comprehension

Reference to context


Speaking skills

will be assessed formatively in the classroom in the form of speech,
elocution extempore, presentations, role
-
plays, debate, group discussions etc.










































Cambridge International School

,Phagwara

Subject

Mathematics

Syllabus for the First Term(2013
-
2014)

Grade
-
8


April


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1.

Exponent & Powers

2.

Rational Numbers

3.

Data Handling




SKILLS


1.
Exponent& Powers



Conceptual understanding of
exponents



Laws of Exponents



E
xpress
ing

the numbers in the
standard form

by using laws


2.
Rational Numbers



Properties of Rational
Numbers



Distributive Properties



Operation on Rational
Numbers (+,
-
, ×, ÷)



Real life application of rational
numbers


3.
Data Handling



Interpretation of Data



Express
i
ng

data
in the
graphical from using
histograms



Pie Chart



Probability



July


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-
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1.

Square &
Square Roots

2.

Cube & Cube Roots

3.

Linear
Equations

4.

Algebraic Equations & Identities

5.

Visualizing the solid shapes


SKILLS


1.
Square & Square Roots




Basic Knowledge Of Squares



Perfect Squares



Exploring relationship between
square and square roots



Finding of Square roots by
different methods



Real
life application of square
and square roots


2.
Cube & Cube Roots



Basic Knowledge

of cubes



Cube Root by Prime Factorization


3.
Linear Equations



Solving linear equations



Application

of linear equations

(
Relation between age, area,
number, ratio, combination

of
currency notes etc.
)



















ASSESSMENT




Class Work



Home Work



Quiz



Lab Activity



Worksheet



Mental Maths



Project



MCQ







4.
Algebraic Expression &
Identities



Addition & Subtraction of
algebraic expressions



Multiplication of Polynomials



Standard identities & their
applications



5
.
Visualizing the Solid Shapes



Recognition of 2
-
D & 3
-
D objects



Different views of objects



Euler’s Formula





ASSESSMENT




Class Work



Home Work



Quiz



Lab Activity



Worksheet



Mental Maths



Project



Assignment

















Cambridge International School


Syllabus
2013
-
14


Class VIII First Term


Subject Computers




MONTH

TOPIC

OBJECTIVES

ASSESSMENT

A

P

R

I

L


Chapter:2(Working with Text
and Images in HTML)

To provide knowledge about different formatting effects which
we can use to make our web pages attractive.



Worksheets



Projects



Quiz



Homework



Class Work


M

A

Y


Chapter:3(Creating Tables and
Linking in HTML)

To provide knowledge about how to create tables in web pages to
store information & how to link one web page to another web
page using Hyperlink.



Worksheets



Projects



Quiz



Homework



Class Work


J

U

L

Y


A

U

G

U

S

T


Chapter:4:BASIC/PYTHON





1.To explain how to use BASIC
-
256 programming language to
write your very own computer programs or to make different
graphical shapes using following command lines in basic256.

o

PRINT

o

PLOT

o

LINE

o

CIRCLE

o

RECTANGLE

2.To

understand the concept of a Loops. i.e Drawloop etc.

1.

To practically implement the loops.


Assessment based on
question/answer. Based
on basics of Basic256
language.



Practical skills


Worksheet based on the


syntax of different


statements.

Chapter
-
9(Networking and E
-
Commerce)

To provide knowledge about Network by giving examples with
real world like ‘Network of Schools’ & ‘How we are using
internet for out Trade in the form of E
-
Commerce’



Worksheets



Projects



Quiz



Homework



Class Work






















Cambridge International School, Phagwara


Syllabus of Science for First Term (2013
-
2014)






Class
-
8



Subject
s

APR/MAY


JUL/AUG

Physics




TOPIC
:

Light

S
-
Topic: diff.rays
, laws
-
reflection & its
types,multiple images, human eye, its
working,caring, Braille.


TOPIC
:

-
Force,friction,pressure


S
-
Topic: force & its
effects,contact,noncontact forces, types of
forces,pressure exerted by liquids,gases.


Chemistry

TOPIC
:

Metal &
non metals

S
-
Topic: properties

physical,chemical,
reaction with acids &bases,use indaily life

TOPIC
:

Chemical communication

S
-
Topic: introduction to periodic table,
balancing equations


TOPIC
:

Synthetic fibres & plastics

S
-
Topic: Natural,synthetic, proper
ties,
advantages, disadvantages,plastics & their
use,disuse.


Biology

TOPIC
:

Cells & tissues

S
-
Topic: cell,tissue,organs,system,
unicellular, multicellular,struct. & function
of cell,animal & plant cell,diff. types of
tissue


TOPIC
:

Microorganisms

S
-
Topic: diff. kinds,role,characteristics of
microorganisms, human diseases,plant
diseases,food preservation,nitrogen fixation.

TOPIC
:
Conserv
a
tion of biodiversity
-
project
report


Term project

:


A case study for the effect of preservatives, additives and

sweeteners on quality of foods.

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Guidance &Assessment by (Anjana & Indu)


Assessment in the form of :



Class tests



group discussions



group activities



presentations



quiz



project work.



Role play



Elocution



Surveys



Assignments



Lab explorations



Cambridge International School

Phagwara

Curriculum (2013
-
2014)

Subject: S.St









Class
-

VIII


Recommended Books


CCE edition Social Science History, Civics and
Geography by Ratna Sagar. Map Skills (Candid) and World Atlas.



First Term (History)

Chapters:

1.

The Modern Period

2.

The Expansion of British Power

3.

Life in the Rural Areas

6.

The Great Uprising


Project Work

Unit Four and Five (History):

Tribal Communities, Crafts and Industries


Civics

Chapters:

1.

The Constitution and the Need

for Laws

2.

Ideals of Our Constitution

3.

The Parliamentary System


Geography

Chapters:

1.

Resources










2.

Natural Resources


Land, Soil and Water

3.

Natural Resources


Natural Vegetation and Wildlife

5. Agriculture

6. Major crops and agricultural Development



Map Work




World’s Industrial Regions



World major Agricultural crops



World


Major cotton textile manufacturing regions


Second Term (History)

Chapters:

7.

Education and British Rule

8. Reforms in Indian Society

11. The National Movement: First
Phase

12. The National Movement: Second Phase

13. India After Independence



Project Work

Unit Nine and Ten: Colonialism and Urban Change, Changes in the Arts (Project)


Civics

Chapters:

4.

The Judiciary

5.

The Police and the Courts

7.

Untouchability
-

A Social Evil

8.


Geography

Chapters:

4.

Minerals and Power resources

7.
Manufacturing Industries

8. Industries
-
Comparative Studies

9.
Human Resources

10. Disaster and its management.


Map Work














World


Distribution of Iron, Copper, Bauxite, Mineral oil, Coal



World


Different rates of Population growth