Biology offers students the opportunity to gain knowledge and grow in their appreciation of the life around us, from microscopic aspects, including biomolecules and cells, to macroscopic aspects of creation, including the effect of organisms on their environment. Students will study cells, genetics, body systems, plant systems, biochemistry and ecology. They will use scientific equipment, participate in laboratory exercises, interpret data, analyze organisms and their interactions with one another and their environment and further develop critical thinking skills. Prerequisites: None. Eligible Grade Level(s): 9.