Science 8, Semester B

0.5 Unit
Grades: 8

Science is the study of the natural world. It relies on investigations and evidence to describe the natural events that occur around us. Science 8B is an integrated science course that covers topics selected from Earth and space science, physical science, and life science. This course discusses climate change and methods for confronting it, the physical features of waves and wave technology, and the positive and negative ways that humans and technology affect the Earth and its ecosystems. In the first unit, youÕll study the factors that have led to climate change and explore scientific solutions to address these changes. In the second unit, youÕll learn how waves and interactions between them can be used to develop new technologies. In the third unit, youÕll broaden your knowledge of technology-based and human-based threats to the environment and find ways to reduce their negative impact.



Instructor Embedded Cost: $275

Content Only Cost: See Course Details

The following information applies only to instructor embedded courses.

Prerequisites: Science 8 A

Oklahoma Subject Code: 2286

Course Provider Contact: Sarika Simpson | Academy Director | | 866-890-8153

How To Purchase This Course

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