Physical Science 8
Betty J Kern





Grade 8 Physical Science

Teacher – Betty J. Kern

Grade description- The eighth grade will continue to increase vocabulary and science skills.

Broad Goals-

Students will strive to achieve individual set goals.

Students will work together with teachers to reach SOL goals.

Materials-Pencils, Notebook, Chromebook,                                                                                             

Class rules
             *Be prepared daily for class
             *No lying, cheating or stealing
             *No profanity
             * No cell phones, or electronic device(cell phone are only              allowed during non-instructional hour)



Participation- You will be expected to participate in all class activities and will earn a grade for doing so.

Classwork and Homework-We will complete several activities in class, but you will be required assignments that you will complete some activities on your own. Failure to complete activities will have a negative effect on your overall grade.

Test-You will have advanced notice of test on materials that is covered in class. You will have weekly 10 question quizzes, study guides will be given a week in advance.



1st   8:00-9:35

2nd  9:35-11:10

3rd  11:10-12:50

Lunch 12:55-1:25

Encore 1 1:30-2:00

Encore 2  2:00-2:30

Encore 3  2:30-3:00




Contact information


Google Voice 276-807-8849 text message

School 276-835-1601


I will answer email and text messages from 1:30pm-3:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

On Wednesday I will be available from 9:00am-1:00pm for email and text messages or you may call the school during this time if you have questions or concerns about classwork.