6th grade Physical Science

Middle School Subject
Science

Physical science serves as an introduction to chemistry and physics.  This class explores the concepts of matter, motion, and energy through the context of engineering and technology. Students will engage in inquiry investigations throughout the year and will complete a project that investigates the impact engineering design has had on society. Topics include: scientific world view, the particle model of matter, changes in matter, forms of energy, energy conversions, force, and motion.