Junior High Earth Science Classes
Jr. High – Grade Level 6-8 - two-semester course
Cost of class: $375/semester
Instructor: Jennifer Morgan
Tuesdays: 1:00-2:30 p.m
Instructor: Terri Melton
Thursdays: 10:45-12:15 p.m.
1st Semester dates: PCLC-Sept. 15-Dec. 17th, 2nd Semester dates: Jan. 12-May 29
This class will cover material in the following areas:
- Stars and Planets
- The Sun
- The Space Program
- Minerals and Rocks
- Mountain Formation
The class will meet for 90 minutes once a week. This course includes lecture, hands-on labs, homework assignments, quizzes and a science fair project.
Two textbook options are available for this course: Pick one (charters use Glencoe)
Space and Earth Science Student Text (3rd ed.)
by Terrance Egolf, Franklin Hall, Rachel Santopietro
Publisher: BJU Press, 2005
Length: 928 pp. Format: softbound; 2 volumes
Earth Science: Geology, the Environment, and the Universe – Student Edition
Publisher: Glencoe, 2008, Hardcover
Charter students must use the Glencoe textbook.