PHYSICAL SCIENCE

  • Course Type
    Core Courses, Credit Recovery
  • Grade Level
    6-8
  • Category
    Science
  • Course Length
    Year

This course introduces students to the foundational concepts of both physics and chemistry. Students begin by studying topics related to the nature of science and engineering, where they gain the skills necessary to succeed in inquiry-based and engineering labs. They move on to learn the general principles of chemistry and physics, including matter and energy, chemical reactions, motion and forces, and interactions of waves. This course allows students to explore these major concepts through unique labs based on real-world phenomena.