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Homeschool Science Curriculum

Topics Covered

$124.95

STANDARD

PHYSICAL SCIENCE CURRICULUM

Topics List

Below is a list of some of the topics covered by this course. To view the complete table of contents in PDF format, click here.

Forces
Scientific method 
Friction 
Displacement 
Vectors 
Fluid dynamics Lubricants 
Gravity 
Centripetal force
Pressure 
Work 
Machines 
Gears 
Pulleys 
Inclined planes
Ramps 
Levers 
Compound machines
Power 
Energy 
Potential & kinetic energy 
Energy conservation
Mass & inertia 
Force, mass, & acceleration
Action & reaction
Electricity
Atoms
Electrons
Static electricity
Opposites attract
Current electricity
Voltage
Safety
Electrical circuits
Series circuits
Parallel circuits
Conductors
Insulators
Resistors 
Switches 
Fuses 
Sources of 
electricity
Magnets 
North & South 
poles
Magnetic fields 
Compass
Electromagnetism
Generators
Electric motors
Uses of motors
Matter
Classifying matter 
Mass 
Elements 
Atoms
Molecules
Movement of
molecules
Conduction
Convection 
Physical versus
chemical 
Metals
Mixtures
Compounds 
Acids & Bases 
Salts 
Crystals
Chemical bonds
Conservation of
matter 
Chemical reactions 
Products of
chemical reactions
What causes 
sound
Energy & sound 
Sound waves
Sound mediums 
Speed of sound
Sound intensity
Echoes
Absorption
Pitch 
Tone 
Musical instruments 
Electrical signals
Resonance
What is light
Light sources 
How light travels
Scattering light 
Shadows
Sundials
Objects & light 
Reflection 
Colors 
Types of light
Other uses of light
Photons
Refraction
Solar energy 

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STANDARD PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Physical Science Course  
Item #: S-11 Grades 4-6

Student Logbook Included
Comes complete with an interactive and engaging CD, a student logbook, teacher’s manual and all necessary materials to complete each project and experiment.

$124.95

Below are optional items to go with the above course if you have more than one student using the curriculum.

ADDITIONAL STANDARD LOGBOOK
Item #: LBS-1

One Student Logbook is included with the curriculum. If you would like an additional logbook for a second student, choose this item.

$17.95

SUPPLIES ONLY
Item #: SS-1

Intermediate Level -- STANDARD
  Includes everything but the CD & Teacher's Manual. Comes with a student logbook and all necessary materials to complete each project and experiment.

$92.95

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“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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