Description of 2013 Earth Science by Alpha Omega Publications
Uncover the secrets of planet Earth with SOS Earth Science from Alpha Omega Publications! Explore Earth's formation, structure, interacting systems, and place within the universe in this exciting one-year science elective for grades 8-12. Not only will students learn about useful tools for the study of Earth, but they'll also improve their scientific evaluation skills, as they explore the engaging and fun fields of astronomy, geology, meteorology, and oceanography! Taught from a Christian perspective, this 12-unit course uses eye-catching media tools and fun learning projects to enrich learning and promote understanding of minerals, rock identification, the water cycle, causes of weather and climate, atmospheric cycles, the greenhouse effect, earthquakes, volcanoes, and more!