CBSE Syllabus - Class 8

  • English Grammar
  • English Writing Skills
  • Maths
  • Science
  • History
  • Civics
  • Geography

English Grammar Chapter List

1. Sentences - Simple, Compound and Complex

2. Phrases

3. Clauses

4. Nouns and Pronouns

5. Articles and Determiners

6. Adjectives and Degress of Comparison

7. Verbs and Its Forms

8. Finite and Non Finite Verbs

9. Tenses

10. Adverbs

11. Prepositions

12. Conjunctions

13. Active and Passive Voice

14. Transformation of Sentences

15. Direct and Indirect Speech

16. Reported Speech

17. Editing and Omission

18. Punctuation

19. Vocabulary

20. Punctuation

21. Vocabulary

English Writing Skills Chapter List

1. Comprehension and Diary Entry

2. Writing Skills (Short)

3. Writing Skills (Long)

4. Article Writing

5. Speech and Debate Writing

Maths Chapter List

1. Rational Numbers

2. Linear Equations in One Variable

3. Understanding Quadrilaterals

4. Practical Geometry

5. Data Handling

6. Squares and Square Roots

7. Cubes and Cube Roots

8. Comparing Quantities

9. Algebraic Expressions and Identities

10. Visualising Solid Shapes

11. Mensuration

12. Exponents and Powers

13. Direct and Inverse Proportions

14. Factorisation

15. Introduction to Graphs

16. Playing with Numbers

Science Chapter List

1. Crop Production and Management

2. Microorganisms: Friend and Foe

3. Synthetic Fibres and Plastics

4. Materials: Metals and Non-Metals

5. Coal and Petroleum

6. Combustion and Flame

7. Conservation of Plants and Animals

8. Cell - Structure and Functions

9. Reproduction in Animals

10. Reaching the Age of Adolescence

11. Force and Pressure

12. Friction

13. Sound

14. Chemical Effects of Electric Current

15. Some Natural Phenomena

16. Light

17. Stars and the Solar System

18. Pollution of Air and Water

History Chapter List

1. How, When and Where?

2. From Trade to Territory

3. Ruling the Countryside

4. Tribals, Dikus and the Vision of a Golden Age

5. When People Rebel - 1857 and After?

6. Colonialism and the City - The Story of an Imperial Capital

7. Weavers, Iron Smelters and Factory Owners

8. Civilising the "Native", Educating the Nation

9. The Changing World of Visual Arts

10. The Making of the National Movement: 1870s to 1947

11. India After Independence

Civics Chapter List

1. The Indian Constitution

2. Understanding Secularism

3. Why do we need a Parliament

4. Understanding Laws

5. Judiciary

6. Understanding Our Criminal Justice System

7. Confronting Marginalisation

8. Public Facilities

9. Law and Social Justice

Geography Chapter List

1. Resources

2. Land, Soil, Water, Natural Vegetation and Wildlife Resources

3. Mineral and Power Resources

4. Agriculture

5. Industries

6. Human Resources