Prosser, WA (PRWEB) January 17, 2013
Red Comet’s enhanced and updated online high school Science core course takes the student on a journey of the basic and advanced concepts of physics. The course allows students to explore issues and ideas related to physical reactions, equations and formulas. The flexible, learner-centered approach offers a portfolio of innovative concepts designed to help the student understand that physics is a part of every aspect of our life. Physical properties define each and every activity of our life and determine various aspects of our existence.
This course covers the application of Newton's Laws of Motion and Gravity - both conceptually and quantitatively. Students calculate average speed, velocity, and acceleration and understand their practical applications. The course delves into various types of forces, including gravitational and electrical. The fundamental concepts offered will enable students to understand the forces that govern the observable world. Several examples in the course illustrate that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. Students learn that an electric current flowing in a wire will create a magnetic field around the wire.
Red Comet offers a complete online program that is both rigorous and engaging. Red Comet is approved by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) in Washington State as a “Multi-District Online Course Provider” and as a “Multi-District Online School Program Provider”. Red Comet’s online program excels not only in the breadth of its offering but also has received the best ratings for student satisfaction in Washington State. Red Comet’s online learning is engaging and presents even the most challenging topics in a way that students can understand. Students taking Red Comet's online high school classes are challenged using a variety of learning techniques which makes learning interesting while keeping them motivated to complete their courses within the allotted schedule.
Students throughout the country use Red Comet’s high school classes that include all core subjects – Language Arts, Science, Mathematics and Social Studies, as well as numerous high school electives. A variety of students use Red Comet’s online learning program – students in need of credit recovery, students attending public high schools who cannot attend all of their high school classes, students attending private schools who are looking for electives or Advanced Placement classes, home school high school students who need help in specific subject areas, athletes, students with part-time jobs etc.