Physical Science Concepts book for grades 5-8 is a handy reference of encapsulated information for all physical sciences, including Earth Science, Ecology, and Life Science. Printed Flip Cards of the same/similar information are also available for purchase.
This summary of science concepts based on the the Texas UIL grade school and middle school science contest was designed for students in grades 5, 6, 7, and 8 (and for students' parents and coaches). Use this overview to learn or teach general physical science "basics" quickly and to help identify areas that interest the student as well as areas that need further study. This product is also appropriate for home school students and other competitive arenas.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR - KEN DAVIS
With a Masters in microbiology from U.T. Texas Health Science Center, Ken Davis brings over 25 years teaching experience to his writing. As an educator, his experience spans from elementary to college levels, including Advanced Placement and dual credit courses for high school. He has developed curriculum for all ages and has coached numerous UIL Science teams to District and Regional championships and has also taught students who have reached the State level.