10th-12th: Physics

Teacher Info:

Teacher Name: Bruce Gillespie
Teacher Email: btgmag3276@gmail.com

Monthly Cost, Fees and Deposit

Tuition: $200 per year, payable in monthly installments of $25
Supply/Materials Fee: $35 (due at registration)
Deposit: $25 (due at registration)
Venmo Address: Use PayPal, btgmag3276@gmail.com, 254-522-9714 (please choose "pay friends and family" option.)

Class Details

Class Time: 2nd hour
Grades: 10th-12th
Minimum Class Size: 5
Maximum Class Size: 22
Midterm Enrollment: Yes
Prerequisite: None
Estimated Homework Hours: 2
Required Materials or Books: 
Book: Exploring Creation with Physics Ed. 2, https://www.apologia.com/179-physics
no need to buy tests booklet or other supplemental materials

Class Description

Course will be a study of light, mechanics, electricity and magnetism, and an introduction to atomic, nuclear, and subnuclear physics with emphasis on how a physicist approaches the problem of describing nature. The course will also cover lasers, electrical circuits and sound. Students will learn to build electric devices and work with laboratory quality lasers. A qualitative, descriptive approach is used.

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