Science Courses for Grades 7 -12

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  • Foundations for Success in Science - Grades 7-8

    Session Dates and Tuition: June 25 – August 3, $900 
    Times:
    8:05-10:10 am; 10:25 am-12:30 pm

    This six-week integrated science course examines topics in diverse branches of science. Students will explore the fields of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Environmental Science through a hands-on approach that includes the designing and performing of laboratory experiments. Students will also learn how to set up and manipulate laboratory equipment and appropriate technology. Emphasis will be placed on the development of skills such as hypothesizing, inferring, data collection and analysis, communication, and presentation.
  • Biology - Grades 8-10

    Session Dates and Tuition: June 25 – August 3, $1,800 - Advanced Credit; $900 - Preview
    Times:
    Advance credit: 8:05 am-12:30 pm 
    Preview course: 8:05-10:10 am; 10:25 am-12:30 pm; 1:00 - 3:00 pm
     
    This six-week integrated science course examines topics in diverse branches of science. Students will explore the fields of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Environmental Science through a hands-on approach that includes the designing and performing of laboratory experiments. Students will also learn how to set up and manipulate laboratory equipment and appropriate technology. Emphasis will be placed on the development of skills such as hypothesizing, inferring, data collection and analysis, communication, and presentation.
  • Chemistry - Grades 10-11

    Session Dates and Tuition: June 25 – August 3, $1,800 - Advanced Credit; $900 - Preview
    Times:
    Advance credit: 8:05 am-12:30 pm 
    Preview course: 8:05-10:10 am; 10:25 am-12:30 pm; 1:00 - 3:00 pm

    This six-week lab science course will focus on the basic concepts of chemistry. Problem solving will be an important skill developed in the course, which features an experimental approach.  Students enrolling in this course should have completed Algebra 1.
     
  • Physics - Grades 10-12

    Session Dates and Tuition: June 25 – August 3, $1,800 - Advanced Credit; $900 - Preview
    Times:
    Advance credit: 8:05 am-12:30 pm 
    Preview course: 8:05-10:10 am; 10:25 am-12:30 pm; 1:00 - 3:00 pm

    This six-week course will stress conceptual understanding of the principles that govern the physical world. The topics of mechanics, electricity and magnetism, optics, waves, light, and relativity will be studied. Students enrolling in the advanced credit course should have completed Algebra 2 with Trigonometry; this prerequisite is preferred but not required for the preview course.

Questions?

For more information, please contact Robert Mallalieu, Director of Summer Session, at summer@newarka.edu or (973) 992-7000, ext. 217.