Mr. Rodrigue

The Wonderful World of Science


The primary focus of the Grade 8 science curriculum are the Earth Sciences of Astronomy, Geology, Oceanography, Hydrology and Meteorology.  Grade 7 Science introduces or reinforces a number of Life Science and Physical Science topics, including  Matter and Energy, Biodiversity, Ecology and Ecosystems, Adaptation/Change/ Evolution, Force and Motion.  The Science curriculum has been fully integrated with The NextGen Science Standards.   Course work is divided between teacher-directed lessons, exploratory activities, individual and group research, technology  assisted learning and classroom discussions.

Mr. Rodrigue believes that all students can learn, and generally expects them to do so to the best of their abilities. Academics are the number one priority  in Mr.Rodrigue's classes.  By achieving academic success, Mr. Rodrigue feels that students will attain a strong sense of self-esteem and confidence in their abilities and will be able to achieve similar success in their future pursuits.

Office Hours:  2:15-2:45 Monday Through Friday

Telephone/Voicemail: 453-4200 X-2323

Homework Hotline Extension: 82323

 Click here to go to Mr. Rodrigue's Science Website

On the WonWorld Website you'll find links to:

Course Descriptions, Grade 7 and 8 Science 

Learning Objectives, Grades 7 and 8 Science

Classroom Notes, Activities and Assorted student-support materials

A link to the Infinite Campus System, an on-line grade book for each student.

 A daily classroom report and a list of current and upcoming assignments.

Specific Class Expectations

Homework and Late work policies

Mr. Rodrigue's Grading Policy

And much, much more!