General Science

Grades 7th – 9th

Students will learn General Science using the text: Exploring Creation with General Science by Dr. Jay Wile. The class will cover a chapter of the text approximately every two weeks. Students will be instructed through lecture, laboratory experiments and activities. There will be a larger project during the course that features the scientific method. They will be introduced to and instructed on writing lab reports based on some of the experiments performed in class. Tests will be take home in order to preserve class time for hands-on activity. This class is worth 1 credit.

Required Texts

  • Exploring Creation with General Science, 2nd Edition by Dr. Jay Wile
  • Answer Key and Tests manual (including the test packet)

Kelly Dixon

Science Teacher