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What is 8th Grade Earth and Space Science?
A course designed to broaden the student's understanding of the physical and environmental makeup of both Earth and space. Fundamentals of meteorology, geology, hydrology, oceanography, and astronomy will be discussed. Students will further develop their knowledge of environmental issues, the human influence on the environment and the need to maintain a balanced environment. The use of the scientific method and measurement skills will continue to be emphasized.CHECK OUT THESE LINKS FOR COOL SCIENCE STUFFScience News - Current events in science.Space Weather - View meteor shower forecasts and more.Nine/Eight Planets - Get information on our solar system.Weather Channel - Check your local weather or what is going on around the world.Forces of Nature- Explore the causes of Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Hurricanes, and Tornadoes.CONTACT MEMr. Michael Hansen1101 Highland StreetSteelton-Oberlin, PA 17113(717) 939-9363 ext: 76107