Grade 8 Natural Sciences

11 May 2020 Work

12 May 2020 Work

13 May 2020 Work

14 May 2020 Work

Please complete the exam questions about Microorganisms on page 119 – 124 (Use the space provided in your textbook to answer the questions).

15 May 2020 work

Please complete Question 1.1- Question 5.7.2 (on page 4) over the weekend. This activity must be done in your 72-page workbook.

18 May 2020 work

Please complete Question 6.1 – Question 9.5 of the Revision exercise (that was posted on Friday, 15 May) in your 72-page workbook.

19 May 2020 work

20 May 2020 work

Please watch the following video:

21 May 2020

Please watch the following video:

25 May 2020

Before doing the practical investigation, watch the following videos:

26 May 2020

28 May 2020

1 June 2020

2 June

Please watch the following video and complete Practical task 4 on page 152.

Please watch the following lesson and complete Practical task 5 on page 154.

3 June 2020

Please complete Exercise 12 on page 155-160.

4 June 2020

5 June 2020

Please complete Practical investigation 6 (on page 163) as well as Practical investigation 7 (on page 164) over the weekend. If you can, carry out the investigations yourself, as both investigations are done with general materials you most likely have at home.

8 June 2020

Watch the video below, then complete Practical investigation 9 on page 166-167.

9 June 2020

Please watch the following lesson and complete Activity 15 on page 168.

10 June 2020

Please watch the following lesson and do Practical task 6 and Practical task 7 on page 168 and page 169 respectively.

11 June 2020

Please complete Exercise 13 on page 170 – 173 for homework.

12 June 2020

Please complete Exam Questions on page 177- 186 over the weekend. Thank you for your hard work!

15 June 2020

Please watch the following videos and complete Practical investigation 10 on page 188-189 and Practical investigation 11 on page 189-190 for homework. We have done a similar experiment in class to Practical investigation 11. Use the information you already have to answer those questions.

17 June 2020

Please go through the slides for Indigenous knowledge systems and careers (below) and complete Exercise 14 on page 191-195 for homework.

19 June 2020

Please complete the Exam Questions on page 197-203 over the weekend. Enjoy your weekend!

23 June 2020

Please watch the following lesson and complete Practical investigation 12 on page 207 for homework today.

24 June 2020

Please complete Exercise 15 on page 209 – 210 for homework.

25 June 2020

Kindly complete the Exam Questions on page 213-218 for homework.

29 June 2020

Please watch the following videos:

Complete Activity 16 for tomorrow

30 June 2020

1 July 2020

2 July 2020

Magnetic effect starts immediately after exercise 17. Watch the following videos on the magnetic and chemical effects and complete practical investigation 14 and 15 . Aslo complete exercise 16.

6 July 2020

We are NOT DOING exam questions on page 241 – 248

We start on page 249 with electrical circuits. Please watch the videos about series circuits. They will help you complete your practical investigation no 16 and 17 and to do exercise 19

8 July 2020

Page 255 Parallel circuits. Watch the videos about parallel circuits. Complete practical investigation 18 and 19

9 July 2020

Complete practical investigation 20 page 259:

Complete Exercise 20 page 263-265

17 July 2020

22 July 2020

Please go through the slides below and complete Activity 20 (page 314); Activity 21 (page 316) and Exercise 25 (page 317-319) for homework this week.

3 August 2020

4 August 2020

Please watch the video lesson below. There will be no homework today and the next lesson will be posted on Thursday 6 August along with your next homework.

6 August 2020

Please watch the video below and complete Exercise 26 on page 333-335.

12 August 2020

Go through the following presentation and the work on pages 343-347. Complete exercise 27 on page 348-350

17 August 2020

19 August 2020

Please note that we have completed all the topics for Natural Sciences for the year. We will start with intensive revision from now going forward. As a revision exercise, please complete the exam questions on page 241 – 248 for this week. Kindly ensure that you catch up all the work before next week, if you are behind.

27 August 2020

*UPCOMING TEST*

We are writing NS test in the week of 7 – 11 September. Please study all work from page 127-204. We will write the test in normal class time.

Remember next week to ask your teacher in class if there is work that you are unsure of.

14 September 2020

Complete all the activities from the presentation in your workbook for next week. Use the periodic table to help you. Remember to copy the question and the answer into your workbook

21 September 2020

Here are the corrections for last weeks work. Remember this week’s work on the handout pages you got in class has to be done next week, we will be checking homework.

*UPCOMING TEST*

We are writing test in the week of 5 – 9 October. Study pages 206-304. We will be writing in normal class time when Mr Brits or Mrs van Heerden comes to your class

28 September 2020

*TEST NEXT WEEK*

We are writing test in the week of 5 – 9 October. Study pages 206-304. We will be writing in normal class time when Mr Brits or Mrs van Heerden comes to your class.