You are here:   Classes Offered > Science > General Science: Grades 7—8

General Science: Grades 7–8

General Science
Grades 7–8

 

Friday 12:45–2:10

 

Teacher: Peggy Barber
Class and Material Cost: $375
Book: Apologia, Exploring Creation with General Science (3rd Edition) by Sherri Seligson, ISBN 10: 1946506273, can be found used on Amazon.

 

 
Prerequisite and Knowledge: Students should have an understanding of multiplication and long division, as well as measurement systems.
 
 

 


This class provides a wonderful overview of the entire range of scientific inquiry and a superb introduction to the world of science in general and some of the specific sciences that students will explore for years to come. Topics include a brief history of science; the scientific method; how to analyze and interpret experiments; the distinction between science, applied science, and technology; astronomy; geology and paleontology; (the five-kingdom system); marine life; and ecology. The authors of the text do nothing to hide their Christian viewpoint and, indeed, seek to use the scientific evidence to advance a student's faith in the Bible and a Christian worldview. The course includes lots of hands-on experiments.  

There is a $30 material fee included in the cost of this class.


 

Comments or Questions?

GRACE Home School Association
6816 Bliss Ct. SW, Grandville, MI 49418
(616) 498-6673 or office@gracehsaonline.org