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SCIENCE OF NATURE

Grade: 11-12

Credit: 1 unit
PREREQUISITE:
2 credits of science including 1 unit of credit required in Biology I or Adv. Studies Biology I

NOTE: Also offered through R-7 Online Academy

This course incorporates the many different aspects of the world around us. Units include the science of survival, natural disasters,
ecology, flow of energy through ecosystems, endangered plants and animals (world wide as well as Missouri species),identification
of Missouri plants and animals, national parks, landscape design and greenhouse work. Students will apply practical knowledge
to create several different products: disease pamphlet, endangered species newsletter, biome travel guide, landscape
development and design, as well as collection and identification of Missouri plants. Greenhouse work will be expected. If grounds
permit, students may help design and implement landscaping projects on school grounds.