Welcome to Physical Science

Physical Science incorporates concepts from Chemistry, Earth and Space Science as well as Physics.  This is an introductory course designed to prepare you for future work in science. This course is offered at three different levels: Academic, College Prep and Honors. While the competencies and content are similar, the depth of knowledge and pace are different.

Quarter 1: Our "Rules" and Laws of Thermodynamics
                 Lab Safety and Skills, Measurement and Data, Experimental Design, Properties of Matter and Thermodynamics

Quarter 2: Law of Conservation of Matter
                 Atomic Structure, Periodic Table, Chemical Bonding, Reactions and Properties of Water

Quarter 3: Newton's Laws of Motion
                 Linear Motion, Forces with Engineering Design Component

Quarter 4: Law on Conservation of Energy; Law of Conservation of Matter
Work, Power, Energy, Waves and Origins of the Universe