Online College Courses for Credit

Basic Science


The fascinating science of Space is presented to provide a wide range of comprehension ranging from basic concepts such as Features of the Moon and Constellations to Galaxies and structure of Stars. Understanding gravity and gases will help establish necessary comprehension of The Solar System and the Solar System Formation. Learn to identify key aspects in the Phases of the Moon and become an expert by comparing and contrasting Asteroids, Comets and Meteors. Our Basic Science department establishes proficiency with a wide range of concepts and levels with which you can practice, perfect and challenge your skills.

Next Generation Science Standards-Aligned Tutorials and Pathways

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Next Generation Science-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our Science Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Pathways that Teach Space

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
NGSS Standard MS-ESS1-2
Concepts: 4
Quiz Points: 60
Space Pathway
Concepts: 11
Quiz Points: 165