HS Conceptual Physics
Conceptual Physics is a reduced-mathematical approach to teaching physics. With a strong conceptual foundation in physics, students are better equipped to later understand the equations and formulas of physics, and to make connections between the concepts of physics and their everyday world.
Topics covered include mechanics, matter, sound, light, heat, electricity, magnetism, special relativity, and nuclear physics. Emphasis will be on conducting laboratory experiments during class time.
This class is appropriate for any year in high school and some educators advocate teaching physics before biology and chemistry.
Conceptual Physics: The High School Physics Program by Paul G. Hewitt (provided)
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