In this course, students will utilize scientific practices to discover knowledge and overarching concepts related to physical science. Students will recognize unifying themes that integrate the major topics of Physics including one-dimensional and two-dimensional motion, accelerated and circular motion, and momentum. Students will also explore energy, charging and electrical circuits, and waves, including sound, color and light. The curriculum integrates critical thinking, experimental design and laboratory skills. These skills will be developed using, mathematical modeling, data interpretation and graphical analysis.