- Grade 8
Year-long - 8th Grade (High School Credit)
Pre-requisite: Successful completion of Advanced Science 7
This year-long college prep course introduces students to key concepts and theories that provide a foundation for future course work in high school. Students will engage in a rigorous and in-depth look at the physical world. Concepts related to matter, energy, and motion will be explored. Additional areas of focus related to Earth and space systems, and chemistry will provide a culmination to previous learned concepts. Students will explore science from a historical perspective and utilize mathematical reasoning skills throughout the year. This course will include required reading and writing components above the 8th grade level. One high school science credit will be given for completion of the course.