Physical Science

Course Description:  This is a freshman chemistry/ physics intro level class to allow students to form a strong foundation in both subjects.  

Syllabus: Click here

Course Outcomes:

  •  Learn scientific facts and concepts
  •  Learn scientific methods and techniques for organizing data
  • Learn scientific terminology and explanations
  • Develop abstract as well as concrete thinking skills
  • Analyze data to explain outcomes.
  • Infer predictable outcomes from data.
  • Develop basic skills and work effectively in the laboratory

Course Materials:

  • Textbook
  • Pen/pencil
  • Notebook with perforated rip out notebook paper  
  • Non ipod/ phone scientific calculator  
  • St. Benedicts gmail account  
  • Computer with Internet access & Microsoft PP, word, excel 
  • Accordion style folder 4 slots minimum