Middle School Physical Science
The Maine STEM Partnership supports SEPUP Issues and Physical Science, 3rd Edition.
Students learn about how materials can affect the environment. They also learn about the states and composition of matter.
Students investigate what happens when you mix chemicals together and what to do if there are unwanted byproducts. Student also learn about Conservation of Mass.
Students learn about the efficiency of different technology. They also investigate the different types of energy and where it can be found.
Students learn about force and motion and its effects on vehicle safety. They delve into acceleration, speed, friction, and Newton's Laws of Motion. They use this knowledge to inform suggestions on making driving safer.
Students learn about the properties of magnetic, electric, and gravitational forces.
Students will learn about different types of waves. They explore the intensity of sound waves and the properties of light waves.