Physical Science is a year long course and worth 1 high school credit. Students will take the Georgia Milestones End of Course Test in May. This exam is worth 20% of each student's final average for the course.
Topics we are covering ...
September 13 - October 1: Atomic Stucture and the Periodic Table (SPS1a.b.c atoms, ions, isotopes, periodic table trends, periodic table properities of main group elements)
August 12-30: Properties of Matter (SPS5a.b, SPS7d. properties, phases, particle arrangements, gas laws, heating/cooling curve)
August 6-9: Nature of Science (scientific method, lab safety, lab equipment, chemical symbols, measurements, graphing, metric system, periodic table, chemistry prefixes/suffixes)
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