Combined Science Classes for 4th and 5th Grade
Elementary Physics: An introductory course
8 Classes ( 4 week course starting Tuesday 21st April 2020. Meets 2 X per week Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm PST. 120 minute sessions with 90 minutes of class time and 30 minutes office hours)
In this course children will get a basic understanding of physical science and will examine the nature and properties of energy and matter. They will delve into what energy, force or motion mean, what some examples of those are, and how they work. They will also study simple machines with examples of how they ease work. Finally they will examine waves and light. This is an age appropriate, introductory course.
Nature of matter
Energy / Force / Motion
Waves and light
Prerequisites: Must currently be enrolled in 4th or 5th grade.
Materials Needed: Computer, Laptop or tablet with camera, audio and video enabled. Safari or Chrome browser. A pencil and a notebook or paper.