Year 8

Maths

Mathematics

  COURSE DESCRIPTION In Year 8 all Maths classes follow the same syllabus as outlined in the AusVELS documents for the Mathematics domain. This means that we cover topics…

Year 8 Mathematics ALP

SUBJECT DESCRIPTION Year 8 ALP Mathematics provides students with the opportunity to further build on their skills and knowledge in this subject. The year begins with a focus…

Science

Science

COURSE DESCRIPTION In Year 8 Science, students complete a broad based science course. The year begins with a topic that concentrates on Scientific Processes or Scientific Method. In…

Year 8 Science ALP

SUBJECT DESCRIPTION This subject includes topics from each of the major branches of Science, and aims to encourage students to find out more about the world around them….

Humanities

Year 8 Humanities ALP

  COURSE DESCRIPTION   In this subject your inquiries will lead you through a range of issues and events from the past and present, challenging you to also…

Year 8 Humanities

COURSE DESCRIPTION Humanities is a subject that integrates the study of History, Geography, Economics and Civics and Citizenship to provide you with a learning experience that focuses on…

English

Year 8 English ALP

SUBJECT DESCRIPTION Year 8 ALP English will challenge you to develop into a dynamic communicator that can use language creatively, persuasively and analytically. You will be exposed to…

Health & Physical Education

Health and Physical Education

COURSE DESCRIPTION In Physical Education classes, students will be given the opportunity to develop their skills and riding techniques in a Cycle On unit and develop skills and game…

Technology

Textiles

SUBJECT/UNIT DESCRIPTION Students in Year 8 at MFGSC undertake Textiles for one semester. This subject leads into Year 9 and 10 Textiles Electives and then Studio Arts at…

Arts

Music

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Yr 8 Music In Music, students have the opportunity to learn the guitar and keyboard. Students will learn music theory, they will investigate and analyse different…

Design

Subject Description This course is an introduction to design. It focuses on creative thinking and using images to communicate. Learning the visual language and using the design process,…

LOTE

French

COURSE DESCRIPTION Bonjour! Bienvenue! French in Year 8 is a really fun course; continuing from year 7, finishing off Touché 1 before completing most of the units in…

Indonesian

COURSE DESCRIPTION Students will learn Indonesian through topics such as school in Indonesia and Australia, leisure time, arranging transport and bargaining for clothes and food. Students will extend…