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- Available Lessons: 205
- Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1What is Physics? - Definition, History & Branches
Course SummaryGet your homeschooler interested in high school physics with our engaging, mobile-friendly homeschool curriculum course. The helpful video and text lessons make even the most challenging topics easy to understand so your student can master these physics concepts quickly and easily. Please note: this course will be updated on 1st January 2020. You can find more information by clicking on the 'Syllabus' tab.
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Notice of Update:
Please note: this course is undergoing redevelopment, and will be updated on the 1st January, 2020. Improvements include:
- Refreshing lesson and chapter content to align with latest educational material
- Adding student and parent resources to enrich the learning experience, such as creative assignments, discussion questions, essay prompts (with rubrics) and lesson plans.
In order to earn a completion certificate for the current version of this course, you should finish it no later than 31st December 2019.
Why It Works:
- Quality Content: Engaging animations and real-life examples make high school physics topics easy to grasp for students with multiple learning styles.
- Students Learn Efficiently: This flexible course allows students to learn at their own pace.
- Save Time: Spend less time preparing lessons and more time working with your student.
What You Get:
- Complete Course Library: In addition to High School Physics, your membership includes access to a full high school homeschool curriculum and hundreds of additional courses.
- Online Dashboard: Parents and students can easily monitor course progress and subject mastery.
- Built-In Assessments: Quizzes and practice exams allow students to test their knowledge and parents to monitor mastery.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our expert physics instructors any question about Newton's laws, magnetism or other high school physics topics. They're here to help!
How It Works:
- Use the video lessons as your primary high school physics homeschool curriculum or as supplemental material.
- Complete each unit at your own pace.
- Watch lessons, reviewing or pausing as often as you need.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
- Check understanding through lesson quizzes and unit exams.
High School Physics Learning Objectives:
- Review the basic principles of physics.
- Examine the motion of objects.
- Analyze Newton's Laws.
- Look at the types of energy and work.
- Learn about the principles of linear momentum.
- Explore gravitation and circular motion.
- Look at electric force fields and how they work.
- Analyze how objects store electrical charges.
- Gain an understanding of how electrical currents work.
- Examine the role of magnetism in physics.
- Learn about several types of waves, including light and sound, and how they function.
- Get background knowledge of atomic and nuclear physics.
- Look at fluids and how they behave in response to pressure.
- Explore the principles of thermodynamics.
- See how the laws of physics affect the workings of the universe.
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