August 13, 2019 - May 07, 2020
Collierville First Baptist Church
830 New Byhalia Rd
This Life Science course satisfies the Tennessee state standards for Middle School. This class will prepare students for success in Biology. Class time is evenly divided between classwork and laboratory activities. Topics are cell structure, genetics, taxonomy, introduction to evolution (microevolution), and the study of the human body systems. Along with other laboratory experiments, students will use laboratory microscopes to study tissue and cell slides, dissect a chicken wing, cow eye, sheep heart, sheep brain, and pig kidney. All books, handouts, lab supplies, and the grading of all papers are included in the class price. Students will only be required to purchase colored pencils, a ruler, a calculator, and disposable gloves.