• Life Science Video Course

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    • Online or DVD homeschool video curriculum for our middle school Life Science. With over 20 hours of content, each video lesson features a comprehensive teaching from the 2nd Edition Life Science Textbook to help your student better understand God’s creation. The Life Science Video Course also includes the Online Chapter Review Quizzes to help promote subject mastery.

      Developed by physician and homeschool dad Scott Hardin, MD, the Science Shepherd Life Science homeschool video curriculum is a robust yet easy-to-learn life science-based program for middle school / junior high. Life Science can also be used as an introductory science course for high school students who have not received a lot of science exposure. The curriculum integrates with optional lab material, available from Science Shepherd. With the supplementary teacher information provided in the Answer Key & Parent Companion, parents can be involved in their student's learning without needing to be a science expert.

      Save 10% when you purchase the Life Science Video Course bundled with the 3-Book Set or Lab Manual.

      • One family, one subscription: purchase one Life Science Video Course for your entire family.
      • On-demand streaming available so you can watch each lesson on your schedule.
      • Over 110 video lessons and 21 hours of content (~10.5 minute average lesson time).
      • Includes the Life Science Online Chapter Review Quizzes that are automatically scored and can be repeated to aid with subject mastery.
      • Follows the 36-week reading schedule outlined in the Answer Key & Parent Companion.
      • Taught by Science Shepherd author Dr. Scott Hardin.
      • Designed to promote independent study.
      • Choose from lifetime online streaming access, or a 10-disc DVD set that is yours to keep.
    • 3-Book Set Contents

      • Textbook: 300+ pages, includes end of chapter study questions; hardcover or eBook
      • Test Booklet: contains 9 tests; paperback/consumable or PDF
      • Answer Key & Parent Companion: includes all study question and test answers, chapter summaries, additional topic questions and 36-week schedule; paperback or PDF

      Digital Format

      The Digital 3-Book Set includes a PDF download of the Test Booklet and Answer Key & Parent Companion, and a 15-month subscription to the Textbook eBook. Please allow 2 business days for eBook orders to be processed. 15‑month access period begins once order is processed. eBooks are accessed via the RedShelf app and cannot be printed. Find the right version of the app for your device(s) below, or learn more about eBook features and our partnership with EdTech Solutions on our blog.

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      • Recommended for middle school grades 6-8 (ages 11-14), or as introductory high school biology (ages 14+)
      • 2nd Edition
      • ISBN-13: 9781735524528 (DVD)
      • The Life Science 3-Book Set includes a Textbook, Answer Key & Parent Companion and Test Booklet
      • All physical material printed in the USA
      • Internet/data connection required for digital content, charges may apply
      • Streaming access begins from day of purchase; existing subscribers can contact us today to upgrade to a Lifetime subscription.
      • Science Shepherd video courses are intended for individual/family use only; please see our co-op information for using our Life Science Video Course in a co-op or classroom.

    Award-Winning Homeschool Curriculum

    Science Shepherd for middle school is one of Cathy Duffy's 103 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum, a 2019 Teach Them Diligently Homeschool Family Favorite, and receives rave reviews from homeschool families. You can be confident that our Life Science homeschool video curriculum will provide an excellent educational experience to your student.

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    Free Preview

    Watch a sample lesson video below, or enroll in a free preview of the Life Science Video Course through our student learning portal. The preview includes 3 complete lessons, a corresponding section of the Life Science Textbook, and a full chapter of online review questions.