Olympia

High School

1302 North Street
Olympia, WA 98501
Phone: (360) 596-7000
Attendance: (360) 596-7003
Fax: (360) 596-7001

 

General Class Files:

Class Guidelines

Parent Letter

Blank Assignment Sheet

Lab Safety Guidelines

Lab Guidelines Sheet

Physical Science Topics

(Time frames are approximate.)


Unit 1: Science Methods (Sept.-Oct.)
Chapter 1
Project: Scientist Brochures

Unit 2:Machines, Work and Energy (Oct.–Jan.)
Chapters 2, 3 and 5
Project: Mousetrap powered cars

End of Semester 1

Unit 3: Electricity and Magnetism (Feb. - Apr.)
Chapters 16 and 17
Project: Electricity Production Posters

Unit 4: Chemistry (Apr.. – Jun.)
Chapters 8, 10, 12, 13 and 14
Project: Element mini report


Unit 5: Waves: Sound and Light  (Jun - end)
Chapters 24, 25
Project: Musical Instruments (If time allows)

End of Semester 2