Course Description:

The Science 9 course is designed to introduce the student to the basic concepts of physical and earth sciences.  The course content is dictated by the district outline which covers the items listed within our state standards for Earth and Physical sciences.  The area of physical science includes but is not limited to mechanics, electricity and magnetism, waves and heat.  The area of earth science includes but is not limited to astronomy, geology, meteorology and oceanography, and geochemical cycles. 


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