Oswego City School District
120 East First Street
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-341-2000


Earth Science

 

215 Regents Earth Science w/Lab

(Wt. 1.00, 1 Unit)

Prerequisite: Minimum 65 average in 8th grade science and math.

This course introduces students to a Regents level science curriculum and is designed for students in grades 9-12. The topics covered include the dynamic crust, rocks and minerals, astronomy, earth history and meteorology and topography. This course ends with the Regents examination in Earth Science. A 4 station lab practical is completed prior to the Earth Science Regents examination.

217 Honors Earth Science w/Lab

(Wt. 1.05, 1 Unit)

Prerequisite: See honors criteria

This course uses an inquiry approach placing an emphasis on independent learning and research skills in the earth and space sciences. The course is designed for the highly motivated learner with above average ability. The topics covered will include the dynamic crust, rocks and minerals, astronomy, earth history and meteorology and topography. Readings about current events and other projects will be required. A 4-station lab practical is completed prior to the Earth Science Regents examination.



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