Exploring Creation with General Science, Apologia, 2nd Edition
This 30 week 1 ½ hour course is designed to be a student’s first systematic introduction to the sciences as well as a great introduction to more advanced study skills. We will be using Apologia’s Exploring Creation with General Science. The course covers topics like the history of science, scientific method, designing experiments, simple machines, archaeology, geology, paleontology, biology, human anatomy and physiology. Therefore, its scope is quite wide. The classes will consist of both lecture and lab experiments, hands on learning exercises and fun mastery games. The key text incorporates an engaging, conversational tone capable of grabbing teenagers’ attention and keeping their minds on track. The authors give a Christian viewpoint and lift up God’s incredible design for the world, which is reinforced with colorful illustrations, pictures, tables and charts. Aspiring young scientists will enjoy the brief biographical summaries of notable scientists with Christian backgrounds.
You will also need to purchase the Exploring Creation with General Science 2nd edition. Textbook, and the 2nd edition Student Notebook colored pencils, highlighters, binders notebook paper,
Grades: 7th – 8th
Class Fee: $345
Books and supply fee: $75
Tutor: Megan Powell