Jr High & High School Physical Science Classes
Jr. High/High School – Grade Level 8-9
Cost of class: $375/semester.
Instructor: Jill Wilcox
PCLC (Westminster): Tuesdays: 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. or Thursdays: 10:45 a.m-12:15 p.m.
1st Semester dates: PCLC-Sept. 15-Dec. 15th, 2nd Semester dates: Jan. 12-May 27
EIE (Monrovia): Tuesdays: 3:30-5:00 p.m.
1st Semester dates EIE: Sept. 15-Jan. 19th , 2nd Semester dates: Jan. 26-May 25th
This class will cover material in the following areas:
- Method of scientific study
- Energy and motion
- Acceleration and momentum
- Matter (solid, liquid, gas)
- Atomic structure and chemical bonds
- Properties of substances
- Sound waves
- Electrical phenomena
- Nuclear reactions
- Energy sources
The class will meet for 90 minutes once a week. This course includes lectures, hands-on labs, homework assignments, tests, and a science fair project.
Lab book will be provided on the first day of class. Cost is included in the tuition.
Glencoe Physical Science
Textbook: ISBN13: 9780028275673, ISBN10: 0028275675
Publisher: GLEN, 1999