Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Middle Grades Education with Concentrations in Science and Social Studies
Mrs. Amanda Linker
Welcome to 8th Grade Science and Social Studies! I am excited about returning to Mount Pleasant Middle School as a teacher for the seventh year. I am a graduate of Mount Pleasant High School. Go TIGERS!!! I earned my undergraduate degree from East Carolina University in Middle Grades Education. Go PIRATES!!! I encourage parent involvement, so please do not hesitate to contact me via remind, email, or phone. I will be updating my website frequently with assignments and announcements. I am looking forward to teaching your child this year!
Available before school (8:00am - 8:35am) or after school (4:00pm - 4:45pm) by appointment. Students should prepare a list of areas of difficulty or questions beforehand. Students should be picked up in a timely manner.
Current Science Topic
8th Grade Science: Safety and Scientific Method
8th Grade Science/Earth and Environmental Science: Safety and Scientific Method
Tools/EquipmentBeakerErlenmeyer FlaskForcepsFunnelGraduated CylinderMedicine DropperMicroscopePipetteGogglesRulerTest TubeThermometerTriple Beam BalancePetri DishMagnifiying GlassFire ExtinguisherFirst Aid KitGlovesEye Wash StationSafety ShowerScientific MethodScientific MethodObservationsHypothesisProcedureResearchTrialsIndependent VariableDependent VariableControlConstantDataAnalyzeConclusionExperimentExperimental Group