• Introductory Science Video Course

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    • Explore creation through the fields of geology, biology, astronomy, oceanography and more with our Introductory Science curriculum for homeschool. Available as an online streaming video subscription or DVD set. Recommended for elementary grades or ages 6-11.

      Science Shepherd Introductory Science is a video-based curriculum for homeschool. Featuring 171 daily lessons, available on DVD or online, with integrated, age-appropriate workbooks (Level A or B) and practical activities, Introductory Science covers creation week, geology, biology, meteorology, oceanography, astronomy and more. Science Shepherd curriculum was written by physician and homeschool dad Scott Hardin, MD.

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      Multiple students? Purchase one video course and add additional Workbooks and Answer Keys as needed.

      • One family, one subscription: purchase one Introductory Science Video Course for your entire family.
      • Online or DVD video-based science curriculum for homeschool.
      • Topics include creation week, geology, plants and animals, oceanography, nutrition and more.
      • Daily 2-5 minute video lessons (~2.5 minute average), including activities.
      • Provided 35-week schedule can be adjusted to fit your needs.
      • Open-and-go format encourages independent study.
      • Choice of Lifetime subscription to on-demand streaming videos, or a 4-disc DVD set that is yours to keep.
      • Level A recommended for elementary grades 1-3 (ages 6-9)
      • Level B recommended for elementary grades 3-5 (ages 8-11), or older students who are new to formalized science
      • ISBN-13: 9780991636952 (DVD)
      • DVD produced in the USA
      • English subtitles available (online streaming only)
      • Internet/data connection required for digital content, charges may apply
      • Subscription period begins from the day of purchase; to upgrade a 15-month subscription (discontinued) to a Lifetime streaming subscription, please contact us by email.
      • Science Shepherd video courses are intended for individual/family use only; please see our co-op information for using Introductory Science in a co-op or classroom.

    Award-Winning Homeschool Science

    Science Shepherd was awarded the 2023 Practical Homeschooling Elementary Science Reader Award, is a 2023 Educational Website Awards Winner, and receives rave reviews from homeschool families. You can be confident that our online or DVD Introductory Science curriculum for homeschool will provide an excellent educational experience to your student.

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    Free Preview

    Watch a sample lesson video below, or access a free preview of the Introductory Science Video Course through our online student learning portal. The preview includes 6 complete lesson videos and the corresponding pages for Workbook Level A and Level B so you can easily compare and select the right Level for your student.