NCERT Alternative Academic Calendar for Class 1 to Class 8 Released

The Alternative Academic Calendar has been released by NCERT keeping in mind the current times of school closures and online learning due to on-going national lockdown.

The calendar provides a weekly schedule of topics to be studied in 4 weeks along with links to important resources.

The calendars detail the chapters, the resources available online, learning objectives, etc. for the respective classes.

It also prescribes various activities those teachers and academics can use to engage students of classes 1 to 8 during their stay at home.

Students and Parents can have a detailed look at the alternative academic calendar to understand the various aspects related to it.

Alternative Calendar for Class 1 to 5 Students - English Click Here
Alternative Calendar for Class 1 to 5 Students - Hindi Click Here
Alternative Calendar for Class 6 to 8 Students - English Click Here
Alternative Calendar for Class 6 to 8 Students - Hindi Click Here


25 April, 2020, 12:25 pm

Class 8th Science - All In One Book & Solution

Class 8th Science - All In One Book & Solution is important for all the students who are in Class 8 currently. 

Here we are providing the best explanation and guidance to help students qualify their exams with flying colors.

The complete syllabus is divided into all 18 chapters covering clear and concise theory material to support all types of learners. 

Download chapter wise pdf given below the link

Chapters Download Now
1. Crop Production And Management Click Here
2. Microorganisms Friend And Foe Click Here
3. Synthetic Fibres And Plastics Click Here
4. Materials Metal And Non-metals Click Here
5. Coal And Petroleum Click Here
6. Combustion And Flame Click Here
7. Conservation Of Plants And Animals Click Here
9. Reproduction in Animals Click Here
10. Reaching the Age Of Adolescence Click Here
11. Force And Pressure Click Here
12. Friction Click Here
13. Sound Click Here
14. Chemical Effects Of Electric Current Click Here
15. Some Natural Phenomena Click Here
16. Light Click Here
17. Stars And The Solar System Click Here
18. Pollution of Air And Water Click Here






6 July, 2019, 2:21 pm

‘Physical Education’ compulsory for Class 1 to 8 in CBSE schools from April

The classes on Physical Education for one to eight will start from the academic session April 2019

The students of class 1 to 8 in all CBSE affiliated schools will now have a period on Health and Physical Education on a daily basis from this academic session. The same was made compulsory for classes 9 to 12 in all the schools under CBSE last year. The classes on Physical Education will start from the academic session in April 2019.

“The board has decided to implement Health and Physical Education (HPE) programme for Classes one to eight w.e.f. session 2019-20 onwards, with the aim of holistic development of the child, leading to a well-balanced in all walks of life,” read the official notification.

“The revised and updated transactional strategies, detailed guidelines and methodology for administering HPE (Health and Physical Education) to students will be available on CBSE website shortly,” the circular reads.

Check Official Notification :- Click Here

The courses will carry 100 marks and the board will conduct practical exams to assess students.




18 March, 2019, 12:56 pm

CBSE Class 8 Maths HOTS Question - Chapterwise

HOTS Questions for Class 8th Maths provides you chapter wise strategies to prepare yourself for CBSE class 8 examination.

We have focused to prepare you for your class 8th examination based on CBSE syllabus. Daily Maths practice will help you to build the conceptual knowledge about the subject and also helps you to have a better understanding of the subject.

HOTS Questions for class 8 Maths based on NCERT syllabus is as follows:

S.NO Chapter Download
1 Rational Numbers Click Here
2 Linear Equations in One Variable Click Here
3 Understanding Quadrilaterals Click Here
4 Practical Geometry Click Here
5 Data Handling Click Here
6 Squares and Square Roots Click Here
7 Cubes and Cube Roots Click Here
8 Comparing Quantities Click Here
9 Algebraic Expressions and Identities Click Here
10 Visualizing Solid Shapes Click Here
11 Mensuration Click Here
12 Exponents and Powers Click Here
13 Direct and Inverse Proportions Click Here
14 Factorization Click Here
15 Playing with Numbers Click Here






29 December, 2018, 1:48 pm

Class 8th Science Hots Question - Chapterwise

Hots questions for Class 8 Science helps you to develop your skills and prepare you for class 8 Science examination. Here we prepare you from basics to a high level, based on different types of questions according to CBSE Class 8 syllabus.

Chapter-wise Hots questions for class 8th Science is as follows:

S.No Chapter Download
1 Crop Production and Management Click Here
2 Microorganisms : Friend and Foe Click Here
3 Synthetic Fibres and Plastics Click Here
4 Materials : Metals and Non-Metals Click Here
5 Coal and Petroleum Click Here
6 Combustion and Flame Click Here
7 Conservation of Plants and Animals Click Here
8 Cell – Structure and Functions Click Here
9 Reproduction in Animals Click Here
10 Reaching the Age of Adolescence Click Here
11 Force and Pressure Click Here
12 Friction Click Here
13 Sound Click Here
14 Chemical Effects of Electric Current Click Here
15 Some Natural Phenomena Click Here
16 Light Click Here
17 Stars and the Solar System Click Here
18 Pollution of Air and Water Click Here







22 December, 2018, 7:47 pm

CBSE Class 8th Syllabus 2018

The very first step that a student takes for any exam preparation is checking the complete syllabus. The syllabus is the most important thing that every student looks for. Knowing the syllabus will ease out the exam preparation.

 So, Eduncle is providing the complete and updated CBSE Syllabus for Class 8th. Class 8th is a very crucial stage in any student’s life. In class 8th, a student studies maximum number of subjects as compared to other classes.

CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 All Subjects

The students in CBSE Class 8th have to study the following subjects. So, checkout the CBSE Syllabus for Class 8th all subjects from the table given below:

Subject  Syllabus
English  Download
Hindi  Download
Mathematics  Download
Science  Download
Social Science  Download
Sanskrit  Download

CBSE Class 8th Examination Structure 2018

CBSE Class 8th comprises of two terms: Term-1 and Term-2.

Below is the detailed CBSE Examination Structure 2018 for both the terms of Class 8th:

Term-1 (100 marks) (1st half of the session) 20 marks Periodic Assessment + 80 marks for Half Yearly Exam Term-2 (100 marks) (2nd half of the session) 20 marks Periodic Assessment + 80 marks for Yearly Exam
PA 20 marks Half Yearly Exam PA 20 marks Yearly Exam
Periodic Test 10 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of test dates by school


Written exam for 80 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of Half Yearly exam dates by school


Periodic Test 10 marks with syllabus covered till announcement of test dates by school


30% of 1st term covering significant topics + entire syllabus of 2nd term



Note Book Submission 5 marks at term-end Note Book submission 5 marks at term-end
Sub Enrichment 5 marks at term-end  Sub Enrichment 5 marks at term-end


The above mentioned weightage are only the expected weightage. Marks distribution for Class 8th is different for all schools. These marks may vary from 70, 80 to 90. We have taken help from the previous years papers of KV and other CBSE affiliated schools for section-wise marks distribution.

Computer and GK are optional subjects in many schools and NCERT books are not available for these subjects. Schools recommend different books for the preparation. So, we have not mentioned the CBSE Class 8 Computer Syllabus and GK Syllabus.





7 July, 2018, 3:44 pm