DIVE Earth Science can be used as a Middle or High School course. When used as instructed below, this course earns 1 high school science credit. Most states consider Earth Science a "Distinguished" science course.
To use DIVE Earth Science to earn a high school credit, Dr. Shormann recommends the following:
- Administer the Quarterly Reviews as exams.
- Assign one 2-3 page paper per quarter on a topic of interest taught in that quarter or complete a science fair type project based on one of the topics taught in the course.
- All other assignments should be completed as instructed in the Teacher's Guide