Earth Environmental

Earth & Environmental Science 

River Mill Academy

Pauline Johnson (pjohnson@rivermill-academy.org) 

 

Course Description: In this course, students will be presented with concepts of earth systems and conservation that will build upon concepts learned in middle school science. The units of study will include the Lithosphere, Hydrosphere, Atmosphere, Biosphere and Astronomy.  Students will learn through a variety of methods including reading, lecture, media, discussion, critical thinking activities and laboratory work.  

Textbook:  Discovery Education, Science TechbookTM (digital textbook), Earth & Space Science

Required Materials:

3-Ring Binder (for this class only)

Dividers

Notebook Paper

Pencil and/or Pen (blue or black ink)

Colored Pencils optional