CBSE Class 8 Biology Syllabus

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Some of the topics covered are available in the science textbook and are from chapter 1 and 2 along with chapter 7 to 10:

  • Crop Production and Management
  • Microorganisms: Friend and Foe
  • Conservation of Plants and Animals
  • Cell – Structure and Function
  • Reproduction in Animals
  • Reaching the Age of Adolescence

CHAPTER 1:Crop Production and Management

1.1 Agricultural Practices

1.2 Basic Practices of Crop Production

1.3 Preparation of Soil

1.4 Sowing

1.5 Adding Manure and Fertilizers

1.6 Irrigation

1.7 Protection from Weeds

1.8 Harvesting

1.9 Storage

1.10 Food from Animals

CHAPTER 2:Microorganisms: Friend And Foe

2.1 Microorganisms

2.2 Where do Microorganisms Live ?

2.3 Microorganisms and Us

2.4 Harmful Microorganisms

2.5 Food Preservation

2.6 Nitrogen Fixation

2.7 Nitrogen cycle

CHAPTER 7: Conservation of Plants and Animals

7.1 Deforestation and Its Causes

7.2 Consequences of Deforestation

7.3 Conservation of Forest and Wildlife

7.4 Biosphere Reserve

7.5 Flora and Fauna

7.6 Endemic Species

7.7 Wildlife Sanctuary

7.8 National Park

7.9 Red Data Book

7.10 Migration

7.11 Recycling of Paper

7.12 Reforestation

CHAPTER 8: Cell- Structure and Functions

8.1 Discovery of the Cell

8.2 The Cell

8.3 Organisms show Variety in Cell Number, Shape and Size

8.4 Cell Structure and Function

8.5 Parts of the Cell

8.6 Comparison of Plants and Animals Cells

CHAPTER 9: Reproduction In Animals

9.1 Modes of Reproduction

9.2 Sexual Reproduction

9.3 Asexual Reproduction

CHAPTER 10: Reaching The Age Of Adolescence

10.1 Adolescence and Puberty

10.2 Changes at Puberty

10.3 Secondary Sexual Characters

10.4 Role of Hormones in Initiating Reproductive Function

10.5 Reproductive Phase of Life in Humans

10.6 How is the Sex of the Baby Determined ?

10.7 Hormones other than Sex Hormones

10.8 Role of Hormones in Completing the Life History of Insects and Frogs

10.9 Reproductive Health

Practise This Question

Identify the parts labelled 1-8 in the diagram given below.