Schoolio Science: Systems in Action (35 Pages)
This unit is designed to be suitable for any learner currently at a grade 7 or grade 8 working level.
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This Science unit focuses on the purpose, function, and components of systems. Your learner will engage in tactile and concrete learning activities, including experiments and a building project. The curriculum helps students develop inquiry skills by critically evaluating different systems, and predicting the impact that certain changes might have on them. Learners are engaged with full color pages and interesting and varied activities, improving their scientific understanding of the world around them, and developing independent research skills.
In this 35-page unit, your child will study the following topics:
- Input and Output
- Complex Systems
- Mechanical Systems
- Work, Energy, and Efficiency
- Mechanical Advantage
- Energy Loss
- Productivity in Industries
- Information and Support
- The Evolution of Systems
As is the case with all of our units, this unit includes daily lessons, each with exercises or activities to solidify comprehension, plus answer keys.