Class VIII Syllabus

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English

  Unit I : Wit And humour
     Sec. 1 – Cookies
     Sec. 2 – The Canterville Ghost
     Sec. 3 – The Muddle Head (Poem)  

 Grammar   
     Ch. 1 – Determiners
     Ch. 2 – Present Time

 Unit II : Trust And Care
     Sec. 1 – The Doctor’s Word
     Sec. 2 – Dusk
     Sec. 3 – Sympathy (Poem)

 Grammar   
     Ch. 3 – Past Time
     Ch. 4 – Future Time
     * Letter Writing

 Unit III : Fact And Fiction
     Sec. 1 – The Midnight Visitor
     Sec. 2 – A Face On The Wall
     Sec. 3 – Eldorado (Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 5 – Modals
     Ch. 6 – Conditionals
     * Letter Writing
     * Notice Writing

 Unit IV : Sports People
     Sec. 1 – Roads Less Taken
     Sec. 2 – The Lap Of Honour
     Sec. 3 – A Girl Called Golden (Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 7 – Non-Finite Verbs
     Ch. 8 – Active/Passive Voice
     * Letter
     * Notice
     * Essay

 Revision

 
  
     
    Unit V : Irony And Satire
        Sec. 1 – Blind Date
        Sec. 2 – A Letter To God
 
 Grammar   
     Ch. 9 – Adjectives
     Ch. 10 – Adverbs
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hindi    

  Unit I
      Ch. 1 – Mantr

      Ch. 2 – Chief Ki Daavat 

  Vyakaran
     
Visheshan

      Kriya Visheshan
      Sambandh Bodhak

  Unit I   
      Ch. 4 –  Vaapasi 

      Ch. 6 –  Shah Mem Maath   
      Ch. 3 –  Maa, Kah Ek Kahani 

  Vyakaran
     
Samas

      Nibandh
      Patr

  Unit I
      Ch. 5 – Toofanom Ki Aur

   Unit II
      Ch. 1 – Graam-Shri 

      Ch. 2 – Nagarikatha Ke Sidhant

  Vyakaran
      
Kahani

      Paryayvachi Shabdh
      Patr

  Unit II
        Ch. 4 – Manmohak Rajya Goa

  Unit IV
        Ch. 2 – Subhash Chandr Bose Ka Patr

  Vyakaran
     
Vakyamshom Ke Liye Ek Shabd

     Nibadh
     Ahvaal

  Revision

  Unit II
     Ch. 3 – Pehali Boondh

 
  
 
 
Maths     Ch. 1 – Rational Numbers   Ch. 2   –  Exponents
  Ch. 3   –  Squares And Square Roots
  Ch. 6  -  Algebraic Expressions 
  Ch. 7  –  Factorisation
  Ch. 9  –  Application Of Percentage
  Ch. 12  –  Understanding Quadrilateral

  Ch. 8  –  Linear Equations
  Ch. 10  –  Simple And Compound Interest
  Ch. 18  –  Introduction To Graphs

  Revision

 Ch. 15  –  Area Of Polygons
  
 
Science    Ch. 1 & 4   Ch. 5 & 2   Ch. 3 & 13   Ch. 9 & 10     Revision
 
SSt.  

  History
   
Ch. 1 – Understanding Modern Indian                                                          History

   Ch. 2 – Colonisation Of India

  Geography 
    Ch. 1 – An Introduction To Resources

  History
   
Ch. 3 –
Ruling The Rural Areas

  Geography 
    Ch. 2 – Natural Resources

  Civics
     Ch.1  –  The Constitution Of India
     Ch. 2  –  Secularism In India

 History 
   Ch. 4 – 
Tribal Communities And                              Colonialism

 Geography 
   Ch. 4 – Mineral And Power Resources

 Civics
   Ch. 3  –  The Need Of A Parliament
   Ch. 4  –  Understanding Laws

  History
  
Ch. 5 – 
The Uprising Of 1857

 Geography 
  Ch. 5 – Agriculture – Farming And Its Types

 Civics
  Ch. 5  –  The Indian Judiciary

Revision

 
 History
  Ch. 8  –  Education And British Rule
 

 

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English           

  Unit V : Irony And Satire
        Sec. 3 – Upagupta (Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 11 – Prepositions
     * Notice
     * Essay

  Unit VI :  Prejudice
     Sec. 1 – Jamaican Fragment
     Sec. 2 – The Thakur’s Well
     Sec. 3 – The Idiot (Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 12 – Conjunctions
     Ch. 13 – Phrases/Clauses
     Ch. 14 – Relative Clauses
     * Report Writing

  Unit VII :  Science Fiction
     Sec. 1 – An Ape About The House
     Sec. 2 – The Book That Saved The Earth
     Sec. 3 – Moon – Wind(Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 15 – Sentences – I
     Ch. 16 – Sentences – II
     * Report Writing

 Unit VII :  War
     Sec. 1 – The Sniper
     Sec. 2 – War
     Sec. 3 – The Man He killed (Poem)

  Grammar   
     Ch. 17 – Direct/Indirect Speech 
     Ch. 18 – Punctuation
     * Essay
  Revision

 
 
 
  Revision
    
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hindi    

   Unit III
     Ch. 1 – Aparajitha 

  Vyakaran
     
Nibadh

       Patr

  

  Unit III
     Ch. 2 – Itne Unche Utto
     Ch. 3 – Mahasamudr Mein Jeevan
     Ch. 4 – Paramanu Urja   

  Vyakaran
     
Kriya 
      Kahani
      Ahvaal

  Unit IV 
       Ch. 1 – 
Jhansi Ki Rani
       Ch. 3 – Samrat Ashok

  Vyakaran
     
Vaachya

       Nibadh
       Patr

  Unit IV 
       Ch. 4 – 
Sukraat – Mahaan Darshanik 

  Unit V
       Ch. 1 – Prayashchith 

   Vyakaran
     
Karak 
      Kahani
      Ahvaal

 
 Unit V
       Ch. 2 – Chikithsa Ka Chakkar 
 
 Revision
 
Maths     Ch. 4 – Cube And Cube Root
  Ch. 19 – Probability
  Ch. 11  –  Direct And Inverse Variation
  Ch. 14  –  Construction Of Quadrilaterals
  Ch. 16  –  Surface Area And Volume
  Ch. 13  –  Representation Of Solids
 Ch. 17  –  Bar Graphs, Histogram and Pie                                                            Charts   
  Revision
 
Science    Ch. 7, 8 & 14   Ch. 15 & 11   Ch. 12 & 16    Ch. 17 & 6    Ch. 18
  Revision 
SSt.  

 Geography 
  Ch. 6 – 
Major Crops And Agricultural                                                   Development

  History
     Ch. 9 – Women And Caste Reforms

  Geography
     Ch. 7 - Manufacturing Industries

  Civics
     Ch. 6  –
The Indian Criminal Justice                                                                 System

  Geography
      Ch. 8 –  
Industries – Comparative                                                       Studies 

   Civics
     Ch. 7 - Understanding And Tackling

   History
  Ch. 11 -
Rise Of Indian Nationalism

  Geography
    Ch. 9 – Human Resources

 Civics
  Ch. 9 – Law And Social Justice

 History
  Ch. 12 -
 The March Towards Freedom
Civics
  Ch. 8 – Public Facilities
 Revision