Homeschool Science Curriculum
This course supports all of the content standards set by the National Science Education Standards for physical science - grades four to six.
36 chapters 108 lessons
Three lessons each week
There are a few basic tools and supplies that will be needed such as a pencil, scissors, paper. For a specific list, click here.
• All necessary materials for the 7 projects and 108 experiments/activities
• Student Logbook – standard version
• Interactive student text (CD) with 108 lessons & step by step experiment instructions.
• Teacher’s Manual
Chapters & Questions
Each lesson begins with a chapter on the CD covering the scientific principle the student will be learning. This is followed by comprehension questions. Click here for lesson samples.
Projects & Experiments
Each scientific principle is applied in an experiment or activity, typically using the student-built project. The step-by-step pictorial instructions on the CD ensure success. Click here for more details on the projects.
In addition to the vocabulary and review quizzes found at the end of each section, the advanced version includes four quarter exams. Also included are study guides specifically designed to teach the student how to prepare for the exam.
Student logbook & Teacher’s Manual
The student logbook is used to record answers and scientific data using the scientific method. It also includes an index/glossary. The teacher’s manual has the answer key with sample hypothesis and theories, and assessment pages. Click here for logbook samples pages.
Cathy Duffy Review
“All of this makes the Standard or Advanced Physical Science kit an excellent choice for those looking for a hands-on physical science course.”
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