Olivet Academy uses Master Books’ Science from K-2nd Grades and Apologia Science curriculums for 5th-12th Grades. Apologia Curriculum is founded upon a biblical, creationist viewpoint.
Masterbooks learning progression helps students engage, investigate, explain, apply, expand and assess scientific principles. Concepts are introduced in an engaging way with the help of images, diagrams, and inexpensive activities. Students learn to observe and relate science principles to what they personally observe in their daily lives.
Apologia explores science using conversational text, activities, experiments and proven methods to help students grasp knowledge and help them learn to speak comfortably about a topic, as well as gain the ability to explain scientific concepts in their own words. Written from a Biblical worldview, the curriculum puts facts into a larger contextual perspective so that students can see the purpose of learning those facts.