Middle School Programs Elementary Science Program

Middle School Science Program for Homeschoolers

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This course gives middle school students an opportunity to explore a variety of science topics where the inquiry method will be primarily implemented through hands-on activities. It will focus on how science works from a biblical perspective emphasizing the use of basic science process skills to make thoughtful conclusions.

Topics covered will include: Simple machines, Archeology, Paleontology, Geology, Fossil and Geological Record, DNA and Life, Classification of Life, Energy of Life and the Systems of Human Body.


BROWARD COUNTY:



Creation Discovery Museum
2701 W. Cypress Creek Rd
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33309


Tuesdays 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Grades: 6th-8th Ages: 11-13


Semester Fee (16 Weeks): $350 per student
Yearly Fee (32 Weeks): *$650 per student
*Early Registration by June 1st: $600

Non refundable deposit required: $100
Balance Due August 1, 2011


1st Semester: Topics - 2011


Dates:
August 23 - December 13

Exploring General Science Module 1-8:
Simple Machines, Archeology, Paleontology, Geology, Fossil and Geological Record.


Dates:
January 10 - May 1

Exploring General Science Module 8-16:
DNA and Life, Classification of Life, Energy of Life and the Systems of Human Body.

General Science:
This course gives middle school students an opportunity to explore a variety of science topics where the inquiry method will be primarily implemented through hands-on activities. It will focus on how science works from a biblical perspective emphasizing the use of basic science process skills to make thoughtful conclusions.

Topics covered will include: Simple machines, Archeology, Paleontology, Geology, Fossil and Geological Record, DNA and Life, Classification of Life, Energy of Life and the Systems of Human Body.

Note:
Students who complete the course in due diligence and complete the assignments will be prepared to go to next level which is High School Science.

Curriculum:
The Apologia General Science 2nd edition with quality hands-on science labs.


Required Materials:
The Apologia General Science Set is not included in the CSI Fees.

The Textbook and Solution and Test Manual for the 2nd edition can be ordered through Apologia.


*No tuition refunds unless class is cancelled. A $25 late fee will be assessed once due dates have passed.
Non-refundable deposit of $100 required.

 



First Baptist of Weston
1420 Indian Trace
Weston, Florida 33326

Mondays 8:15 a.m.-9:40 a.m.
Grades: 6th-8th Ages: 11-13


Yearly Fee (32 Weeks): $425 per student
Non refundable deposit required: $100
Balance Due August 1, 2011



1st Semester: Topics - 2011


Dates:

August 22 - December 12

Exploring General Science Module 1-8:
Simple Machines, Archeology, Paleontology, Geology, Fossil and Geological Record.

2nd Semester: Topics - 2012


Dates:

January 9 - April 30

Exploring General Science Module 8-16:
DNA and Life, Classification of Life, Energy of Life and the Systems of Human Body.

General Science:
This course gives middle school students an opportunity to explore a variety of science topics where the inquiry method will be primarily implemented through hands-on activities. It will focus on how science works from a biblical perspective emphasizing the use of basic science process skills to make thoughtful conclusions.

Topics covered will include: Simple machines, Archeology, Paleontology, Geology, Fossil and Geological Record, DNA and Life, Classification of Life, Energy of Life and the Systems of Human Body.

Note:
Students who complete the course in due diligence and complete the assignments will be prepared to go to next level which is High School Science.

Curriculum:
The Apologia General Science 2nd edition with quality hands-on science labs.


Required Materials:
The Apologia General Science Set is not included in the CSI Fees.

The Textbook and Solution and Test Manual for the 2nd edition can be ordered through Apologia.


*No tuition refunds unless class is cancelled. A $25 late fee will be assessed once due dates have passed.
Non-refundable deposit of $100 required.




PALM BEACH COUNTY:
 
First Baptist of Boca Raton

2350 Yamato Rd., Boca Raton, Fl 33431
Fellowship Hall (park on west side of building)
Click here for directions


Thursday 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Grades: 6th-8th Ages: 11-13

Semester Fee (16 Weeks): $350 per student
Yearly Fee (32 Weeks): *$650 per student
*Early Registration by June 1st: $600

Non refundable deposit required: $100
Balance Due August 1, 2011


Dates:

August 25 - December 15

Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth Science with hands on activities.


Dates:
January 12 - May 3

Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth Science with hands on activities.

Investigative Science:

This course is a hands-on approach to solving problems in the area of science for middle school students. It is designed to allow students to investigate God’s creation using their area of giftedness.  The course is based on science process skills that will bring them to logical conclusions. This type of science is widely accepted and assessed through national exams because it follows the National Science Standards. It will cover various areas of exploratory middle school science including: Life Science, physical Science and Earth and Space Science.

Students will be taught to keep a science notebook for their observations and collection of data. They will learn how to compile and analyze their data with graphs, charts and illustrations, and summarize their conclusions in a clear and understandable way. Topics include flight, rocketry, sea life, environment, insects, kitchen chemistry, machines and many others. There will be no textbook required.Students will be given lab packets for each session. They will also be evaluated using their lab notebooks and frequent quizzes.

Curriculum:
Investigative Science by CSI with hands-on science labs.

Books:

CSI Lab Packets will be given to the student for each unit.

*No tuition refunds unless class is cancelled. A $25 late fee will be assessed once due dates have passed.
Non-refundable deposit of $100 required.



 

REGISTRATION FEES
(per student)


Creation Discovery Museum
Broward


Semester Fee (16 weeks):
$350

Yearly Fee (32 weeks):
$650
$600 before June 1st



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First Baptist of Weston


Yearly Fee (32 weeks):
$425

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First Baptist of Boca Raton

Semester Fee (16 weeks):
$350

Yearly Fee (32 weeks):
$650
$600 before June 1st



PAYMENT SCHEDULE:

Non-refundable deposit
of $100 is required

Balance is due by
August 1, 2011

*No tuition refunds unless
class is cancelled
. A $25 late fee will be assessed once due dates have passed.
 
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Middle Science Programs

For more information call:
(954) 771-1652