Switched-On Schoolhouse Science 3
Discover a whole new realm of learning with Switched-On Schoolhouse 3rd Grade Science! Integrating today's technology with colorful, dynamic lessons, this science course creates an exciting learning environment for young learners. Your child will be given clear, fun-to-learn lessons which cover a multitude of subjects and diverse questions. Plus, this computer-based, homeschool course makes learning interactive and hands-on with dynamic multimedia tools like video clips, fun activities and experiments, games, and much more.
When you use Switched-On Schoolhouse 3rd Grade Science, your child will be excited to learn science everyday! Wonderful at developing imaginations, SOS 3rd Grade Science builds scientific understanding while exploring God's amazing world. This captivating Alpha Omega curriculum also introduces children to sound, time and seasons, rocks, and body systems. Ideal for teaching step-by-step information, this revolutionary homeschool curriculum is created for student success. Stop struggling with teaching science.
Switched on Schoolhouse has been discontinued and our stock is limited. The USB Flash drive will work on current Windows 10 Home or Pro versions (S mode not supported). AOP Technical support will be available until June 2022. According to Alpha Omega, the USB Drive should continue to work on Windows 10 beyond June 2022, but no tech support will be available.
This computer curriculum offers advantages over a text-based curriculum for both student and teacher. Please refer to the Curriculum/ Unit Studies section of this catalog for more in depth information on this product. USB Format. Minimum system requirements: Windows 10 Home or Pro (Up to Date); Dual Core 1.1 GHz or higher (2 GHz recommended), 4 GB RAM, 120 GB minimum total space with 5GB available hard drive space, and a 1024 x 768 or higher resolution monitor. Microsoft Office and a printer are recommended. Please note that the software is NOT Mac-compatible and is no longer Windows XP or Windows 8 compatible. Windows 10 S Mode is not supported.
LIFEPAC worktexts provide a complete, year-long science curriculum for each grade. From a Christian publisher, the approach is systematic mastery learning. It's very easy to teach from, with no need to write out lesson plans or prepare materials. You will have to gather equipment and materials for science experiments, however. Each grade contains 10 small consumable worktexts which the students progress through at their own pace. Each unit includes vocabulary, text, and comprehension questions to assure students retain the material. The science series is more activity-oriented than AOP's other subject LIFEPACs, with plenty of experiments to help illustrate science concepts. Grades 1-10 worktexts contain colorful illustrations; grades 11-12 are only available in black and white. Complete Boxed Sets also include a Teacher's Guide with teaching tips and answer keys. Sets of LIFEPACS only (no Teacher's Guides) are also available at each level for additional students.
Items listed in this section tend to be complete science programs with a teacher and student component, requiring few supplements besides science supplies.