Coming This Fall

Science 6 A/B: Advanced Honors

Course Description: Honors Science 6 A/B integrates project-based learning (PBL), design thinking methodologies, and engineering design principles with scientific theory to delve into the captivating interactions between Earth’s systems, life cycles, and energy dynamics. This course provides an in-depth exploration of the intricate relationships between various systems and the factors influencing their growth, including the mechanisms behind the reproduction of plants and animals.

Curriculum Focus: The curriculum covers fundamental concepts such as cells and the hierarchical organization of living organisms. Students will:

  • Explore Earth’s systems, life cycles, and energy dynamics
  • Understand the reproduction mechanisms of plants and animals
  • Investigate the hierarchical organization of living organisms

Project-Based Learning: Students actively engage in hands-on projects and design challenges with real-world applications. Each unit incorporates contributions to communities, allowing students to apply their knowledge and skills in meaningful ways. Industry experts are involved to provide insights and guidance, enhancing the learning experience.

Key Components:

  • Project-Based Learning: Engage in hands-on projects related to Earth’s systems, life cycles, and energy dynamics, guided by industry experts.
  • Design Thinking Methodologies: Utilize creative problem-solving techniques to tackle scientific challenges.
  • Engineering Design Principles: Apply engineering concepts to design and build solutions to real-world problems.
  • Community Contributions: Each unit includes activities that contribute to local communities, fostering a sense of responsibility and connection.
  • Industry Experts: Collaborate with industry professionals who provide expertise and mentorship, enriching the educational experience.

Immersive Experiences: Through these immersive experiences, students will gain a profound understanding of how these systems function and interact, fostering a deeper appreciation for the wonders of the natural world.

Join SOAR’s Science 6 A/B:

Advanced Honors Interest List