Welcome to Science!
Welcome to the Cordova High Science DepartmentThe State of California has recently adopted new science standards called the “Next Generation Science Standards”, or NGSS. This year the CHS Science Department will begin implementing these new standards. The new standards require students to demonstrate new skills and may require activities that students have not previously experienced. Below are links to the new standards for more information:
California CDE Page: http://www.cde.ca.gov/pd/ca/sc/ngssstandards.asp
NSTA Parent Q & A: http://ngss.nsta.org/parent-q-and-a/
Cordova High School is an International Baccalaureate School. Classes labeled "MYP" are in the Middle Years Program. See the 'MYP Science' Link for more information.
The Science Team
Biology The Living Earth(MYP):Ms. Chesnut AgChemistry of the Earth Systems (MYP):Mrs. Hamm HonorsMs. Chesnut AgMs. McDonald AgPhysic in the Universe (MYP):Anatomy & Physiology:IB Diploma:Mrs. Cronkhite Biology HLMrs. Hamm Chemistry SLMr. Bafus Environmental Systems & Societies (ESS) SLDepartment Chair:
Do you LOVE science? Interested in getting more involved in scientifically related activities? Check out some of these activities:Science Club - This club is involved in various science competitions in the region such as Science Bowl, Science Olympiad, Regional Science Fair, etc.Dr. MahaffeyMrs. HammCordova FFA: