A flexible schedule and adaptable curriculum are two of the benefits of a home-schooled high school science student.
We have asked some Teach Them Diligently families what their favorite High School Chemistry curriculums are. Those are listed below with a link to our complete Homeschool Family Favorite Guide.
The Top 3…
Apologia Chemistry – From their website:This is the self-paced version of Exploring Creation with Chemistry, 3rd Edition. Your student will complete this self-paced course via the Self-Paced by Apologia portal on the Canvas platform. Our award-winning 3rd edition high school chemistry course offers more in-depth discussions and explanations of concepts, a more user-friendly flow of topics, as well as biographical sketches of Christian scientists who have made a difference in the field while giving the glory to God.
Answers in Genesis – God’s Design for Chemistry & Ecology – From their website: Complete chemistry and ecology curriculum for 3rd-8th graders, which presents God’s amazing world through the study of atoms, molecules, matter, and ecosystems!
Berean Builders – Discovering Design with Chemistry – From their website: Discovering Design with Chemistry is a high school chemistry course designed for students who have completed Algebra 1. This independent-study, college-preparatory course covers fundamental aspects of chemistry such as the classification of matter, atomic structure, spectroscopy, chemical bonding, molecular geometry, physical change, chemical change, stoichiometry, solutions, ideal gases, acid/base chemistry, reduction/oxidation reactions, thermochemistry, thermodynamics, kinetics, and chemical equilibrium. Weaving together concepts and their mathematical applications, the course teaches students how to think as a chemist so they can analyze the major changes that occur in matter.
Top High School Chemistry Curriculums 4-5
4. Chemistry 101 – From their website: Take a captivating journey through God’s chemical world. This 4 DVD set contains 19 individual, 20-45 minute segments examining the world of chemistry and the periodic table of the elements. Included on disc D is a printable (digital PDF) guidebook with quizzes covering the material presented in each segment and a one-year high school course booklet.
5. Abeka Chemistry – From their website: Present molecular and descriptive chemistry from a Creation-based, Christian perspective with Chemistry: Precision and Design. Start off with subatomic particles and the periodic table and graduate into balancing chemical equations and understanding chemical bonds. Learn about metals and nonmetals, solutions and colloids, and chemical thermodynamics and kinetics. With almost 400 figures and charts, Section and Chapter Reviews, and 32 articles that relate chemistry to everyday-life, your child will develop an understanding and appreciation for chemistry.