General Science

For the 2013-14 school year, we study Exploring Creation With General Science by Apologia.  I have an extensive list of resources for Apologia science books in ALL SCIENCE CURRICULUM filed under LEARNING LINKS.

FLASHCARDS FOR GENERAL SCIENCE

  • http://quizlet.com/Hemet_Sonshine – These are flashcard sets I have made specifically for this book.  After chapter 4, I switched to using the second edition of this book.   I assigned only the words due for the upcoming quiz rather than for the whole chapter.  My found this to be more manageable.

RESOURCES GENERAL SCIENCE

Due to its popularity, there are many resources for this book.  The following are my favorites:

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FAMOUS SCIENTISTS IN HISTORY

There a more quality biographies for scientists online and at our local library than I want to take the time to post.    Here are a few online resources:

The following scientists are listed in the General Science, Module 1.  I this handy here as a handy reference guide for searches on You Tube and the library.

  • Thales
  • Anaximander
  • Leucippus
  • Democritus
  • Aristotle
  • Archimedes
  • Ptolemy
  • Robert Grosseteste
  • Dietrich Von Freiberg
  • Roger Bacon
  • Nicholas of Cusa
  • Andreas Vesalius
  • Johannes Kepler
  • Galileo Galilei
  • Blaise Pascal
  • Sir Isaac Newton
  • Robert Boyle
  • Antoni van Leeuwenhoek
  • Carrolus Linnaeus
  • Antoine Lavoisier
  • John Dalton
  • Charles R. Darwin
  • Louis Pasteur
  • Sir Charles Lyell
  • Gregor Mendel
  • Michael Faraday
  • James Clark Maxwell
  • James Joule
  • Max Planck
  • Albert Einstein
  • Niels Bohr
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