Earth Science

Earth Science - 1 Credit/Grade 9 (Required)
    Earth Science is required for all freshman and provides a solid background for other science courses.  This course focuses on the structures of the Earth as well as the processes that change those structures. i.e. plate tectonics, weather, etc..  Other planets in our solar system will be briefly studied with emphasis on the Earth-Moon-Sun system.

Core Class Materials/Information

Earth Science Units
  • What is Science?
  • Earth Composition
  • Geochemistry
  • Minerals and Rocks
  • Dating the Earth
  • Geologic Time Periods
  • Plate Tectonics
  • Weather
  • Space