Biology Bootcamp for Junior High Scientists

grades 7-8

Small Group Class

‐ Live online instruction
‐ Average of 9 students/class
‐ Tailored to the students’ needs

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This advanced course will dive deep into cellular biology and introduce the basic fundamentals of biochemistry. Students will learn the history, anatomy, and complexities of a cell. They will also see how different organisms or microorganisms possess different types of cells. This class will closely examine the organelles and their physiological processes in maintaining the cell. Students will begin to understand the process of genetic coding in the nucleus and the chromosomal structure of DNA. This course will build off from smaller molecules and gradually transition to larger molecules of an organism. Students will begin learning the biochemical structure and process of the human body and how cells, tissues, and organs work together to maintain homeostasis.

About Small Group Classes

Led by an expert instructor, Small Group Classes maximize your learning experience with:

Small Class Sizes
Typical class sizes of 6-9 students allows the instructor to give individualized attention to each student.

Structured Curriculum, Customized Learning
Each class follows a custom learning plan where content and pacing is tailored to the needs of the students.

Collaborative Experiences
Student-to-student collaboration and discussion fosters deeper learning and encourages social interactions.

Class Details

What Students Will Learn

  • Principles of Cellular Biology

  • All about Cell Organelles

  • Students will learn about homeostasis and other metabolic concepts

  • Students will learn the basics of genetics, including learning about DNA, RNA and mRNA

  • Students will be introduced to the basics of biochemistry

What do students need?

  • Students will need their curiosity and their computer for this class

  • Students will want a strong internet connection to ensure the best classroom experience

  • Students may find a pen/pencil and paper helpful for this class

  • Students may find colored pencils or markers helpful for this class

  • The class instructor may suggest further materials/resources to aid in the learning process

Our Small Group Classes Include:

  • Live course instruction where you'll meet face-to-face with your instructor and fellow students in a virtual classroom

  • Interactive and collaborative sessions where learners work on course-specific lessons as a group

  • Individual interaction with an expert instructor and an immersive learning experience in a class with limited seating

  • After enrolling for your course online, you'll create a free Varsity Tutors client account, from which you'll be able to access information about your course

  • Convenient online and mobile access to your account and all of our resources through our IOS and Android apps

  • You will have access to world-class customer service through your account or over the phone 7 days a week

  • The option to continue your learning with one-on-one private lessons!

This class is currently full.

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