South Carolina Science
Standards-Aligned and Inquiry-Driven
The high school science programs built for South Carolina connect science content, rigor, engagement and adaptive instruction to deliver significant student achievement. You will experience a curriculum that promotes inquiry and real-world problem solving with phenomena and hands-on activities and meets the South Carolina Academic Standards and Performance Indicators for Science.
Personalize Learning Like Never Before
McGraw-Hill LearnSmart® is an adaptive learning system designed to help students learn faster, study more efficiently, and retain more knowledge. This learning environment engages each student and provides a unique, individualized learning path.
- Measures and monitors each student’s progress
- Pinpoints where students are excelling or where more support is needed
- Improves student competencies while helping to make class time more interactive and productive
South Carolina Chemistry: Matter & Change program offers robust reading and math support built in. Comprehensive content, labs, and online resources coupled with real-world connections, make this program approachable without losing the rigor you seek.
South Carolina Physics: Principles and Problems presents scientific concepts in a real-world, accessible manner. Engaging labs and the Science Notebook work together to help students experience program content by conducting experiments, and transforming the concepts in their mind through writing.
South Carolina Physical Science integrates accurate and comprehensive coverage of physics and chemistry with mathematics through accessible text, engaging features, and a variety of hands-on experiences. The critical-thinking opportunities, real-world applications, and technology resources lead students to a deeper understanding of physical science while building science process skills.
When you fuse rigorous college-level content with accessible, inspiring instructional support, immersive activities, and authors who are renowned in their field, you give students the tools they need to reach their highest potential in their Chemistry 2 course, and beyond.
Chang, Chemistry is a traditional favorite of teachers and students, offering a straightforward writing style and proven problem-solving strategies. Chapter-opening Essential Questions guide students throughout the program.
Silberberg, Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change
Chemistry: The Molecular Nature of Matter and Change contains macroscopic-to-microscopic molecular illustrations, step-by-step exercises in every chapter, and comprehensive end-of-chapter problems. The content covers a wide variety of interests, including engineering, medicine, materials, and environmental issues.
The Pathway to Success for South Carolina’s AP Students Starts Here.
AP advantage is a powerful suite of online teaching and learning resources paired with your text that delivers personalized, adaptive support where and when students need it. Beginning before class starts with ONboard, students build the prerequisite skills and knowledge to prepare for the rigors of the course. The AP Core materials provide comprehensive, fully aligned instruction, practice, and assessments. SCOREboard delivers targeted test prep to boost proficiency and confidence for success on the AP Exam. All of your resources, all in one place with the AP advantage.