Physical Science

Jr. High – Grade Level 8-9

Instuctor: Jill Wilcox

      Class times: Tuesdays (EIE-Monrovia): 3-5 p.m.

                                 Thusdays (PCLC-Westminster): 1-2:30 p.m

Class duration – 2 semesters.

This class will cover material in the following areas:

  • Method of scientific study
  • Energy and motion
  • Acceleration and momentum
  • Matter (solid, liquid, gas)
  • Atomic structure and chemical bonds
  • Properties of substances
  • Light
  • Sound waves
  • Electrical phenomena
  • Electronics
  • Nuclear reactions
  • Energy sources

The class will meet for 90 minutes once a week. This course includes lecture, hands-on labs, homework assignments, tests, and a science fair project.

Cost: $375/Semester. Please view the Registration/Prices page.

A textbook is required – see Physical Science Textbook.