24/7 Science – 7th Grade

24/7 Science – 7th Grade

in 24/7 Science for Seventh-grade, Learners explore the many wonders of biology and the living environment. Students explore the various forms of life that exist on this planet from the very basic, such as viruses, to the most complex — the human body. The learning experience encompasses forum discussions, cooperative group work, hands-on activities, labs, and technology research projects.

24/7 Science – 6th Grade

24/7 Science – 6th Grade

In 24/7 Science for sixth grade, learners encounter a variety of experiences in the physical and biological sciences designed to spark their interests and develop the cognitive skills necessary in today’s world. The program encourages student interaction and cooperation to solve problems, gain the scientific knowledge required to interpret natural phenomena, and use the technology available to them. This course encourages students to develop and test ideas as they work to solve problems. Acquiring information and developing concepts through reading and listening are also important, as is communicating information clearly in writing and orally.

24/7 Economics

24/7 Economics

In 24/7 Economics, students will deepen their understanding of the economic problems and institutions of the nation and the world in which they live. Students will practice life application skills such as budgeting, time management, and college & career preparation in order to grasp an understanding of scarcity and opportunity costs. They will also use charts, graphs, and tables to examine the laws of supply and demand.

24/7 Civics

24/7 Civics

24/7 Civics is an inquiry into the importance of American liberty, and yes, order, this course explores the foundations of republican government. It considers the rights and responsibilities of citizenship and explores the fundamental principles of a free economy without which there is no free society. It seeks, in sum, to instill in students the proper spirit of patriotism upon which self-government depends. This course takes a deep look into early American political thought.

24/7 Social Studies – Ages 11 – 13

24/7 Social Studies – Ages 11 – 13

The goal of the 24/7 Middle School social studies course is to build upon the curiosity and enthusiasm that characterizes middle school students as learners. In doing so we hope to provide experiences that will promote their ability to think critically and creatively, including their ability to solve authentic, complex, non-standard, cross- disciplinary problems. Our aim is to provide opportunities for students to develop the intellectual, technological, social and participatory skills needed to excel in society so that they may become effective global citizens in an interdependent world. Equipped with these skills and a solid base of knowledge that comes with a careful examination of the values and decisions made by those who came before us, we believe that students will be prepared to deal with the critical issues of their time.

24/7 Physical Science

24/7 Physical Science

24/7 Physical Science focuses on learning the basics of chemistry and physics. This course is designed to engage students
through a variety of learning techniques that emphasize mathematical, writing and reading skills. Students explore many
different topics associated with Physical Science while learning the fundamental principles, theories, laws, and facts that
govern science.

24/7 Earth Science

24/7 Earth Science

This course explores the foundations of Earth Science through the following related topics/fields: Earth’s place in the universe, dynamic Earth processes, Energy in the Earth system, biochemical cycles, structure and composition of the atmosphere, and geology. Learners will cover scientific terminology, historical and cultural advances in science, vocabulary building, test-taking strategies, Earth Science professions, simulated labs, research writing, and science projects using the scientific method.