Glencoe Physical Science © 2008

Grade Levels: 8-8
Glencoe 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.

About the Program

Contents:

Glencoe Physical Science © 2008

Unit One: Energy and Motion

  • The Nature of Science
  • Motion
  • Forces
  • Energy
  • Work and Machines
  • Thermal Energy

Unit Two: Electricity and Energy Resources

  • Electricity
  • Magnetism and Its Uses
  • Energy Sources

Unit Three: Energy on the Move

  • Waves
  • Sound
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Light
  • Mirrors and Lenses

Unit Four: The Nature of Matter

  • Classification of Matter
  • Solids, Liquids, and Gases
  • Properties of Atoms and the Periodic Table
  • Radioactivity and Nuclear Reactions

Unit Five: Diversity of Matter

  • Elements and Their Properties
  • Chemical Bonds
  • Chemical Reactions

Unit Six: Interactions of Matter

  • Solutions
  • Acids, Bases, and Salts
  • Organic Compounds
  • New Materials Through Chemistry

Program Components

  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Acids, Bases, and Salts
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Acids, Bases, and Salts
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Chemical Reactions
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Chemical Reactions
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Classification of Matter
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Classification of Matter
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Electromagnetic Waves
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Electromagnetic Waves
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Forces
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Forces
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Motion
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Motion
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Organic Compounds
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Organic Compounds
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Properties of Atoms and the Periodic Table
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Properties of Atoms and the Periodic Table
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Radioactivity and Nuclear Reactions
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Radioactivity and Nuclear Reactions
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Solutions
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: Solutions
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: The Nature of iScience
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Chapter Fast File: The Nature of iScience
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Content Outlines for Teaching
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Content Outlines for Teaching
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Reading Essentials, Student Edition
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Reading Essentials, Student Edition
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Science Notebook, Student Edition
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Science Notebook, Student Edition
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Standardized Test Practice SE
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, Standardized Test Practice SE
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, StudentWorks Plus   CD-ROM
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Grade 8, StudentWorks Plus CD-ROM
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Reinforcement and Study Guide, Student Edition
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Reinforcement and Study Guide, Student Edition
  • Glencoe Physical iScience, Student Edition
    Glencoe Physical iScience, Student Edition
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Randomized Controlled Studies

  • Efficacy Results with Glencoe Physical Science
    This report describes efficacy studies at eight schools across the nation that have been successful implementing Physical Science. These results demonstrate the benefits of effective physical science curricula programs, as well as successful teaching practices.