ESSENTIAL, CORE, CONTEMPORARY SCIENCE 2
Length of course: One Year
Credit: 1.0 Credit
Grade Placement: 9, 10
Prerequisite: Science 1
Course Description: A survey course, Science 2 allows students to investigate areas of physical science, chemistry, and earth science and identify the relevance of the topic to their lives. Topics include: Using Metric Measure, Matter, chemical Reactions, Energy, Heat, Electricity, Weather, Rocks and Minerals, changes within the Earth, and Space. A hands-on approach is taken allowing students the opportunity to “try out” their newly acquired knowledge and make personal connections. Placement in Science levels will be determined by IEP teams.