Pearson Science 8 Activity Book (2e) : 9781488615061

Pearson Science 8 Activity Book (2e)

Rickard, Greg et al
 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9781488615061
ISBN 10
 
1488615063
Published
 
11/11/2016
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
Pages
 
127
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Book
$15.79
 
 
 
Description

The Pearson Science Activity Book is a write-in resource designed to develop and consolidate students’ knowledge and understanding of science by providing a variety of activities and questions to apply skills, reinforce learning outcomes and extend thinking.

Updated with explicit differentiation and improved learner accessibility, it provides a wide variety of activities to reinforce, extend and enrich learning initiated through the student book.

Table of contents
  • How to use this book
  • Science toolkit
  • 1. Working with scientific data
  • 2. Cells
  • 3. Body systems
  • 4. Reproduction
  • 5. Energy
  • 6. Substances
  • 7. Physical and chemical change
  • 8. Rocks and mining
Features & benefits
  • Redesigned for independent use by students and is suitable for in-class use or as a complete homework program.
  • New and updated worksheets as well as retaining the most effective ones.
  • Each chapter of the activity book aligns with the student book and commences with a knowledge preview that can be used to help assess prior understanding.
  • Activities and questions to reinforce learning outcomes.
  • Integrates vocabulary support recommended by Literacy Consultant Dr Trish Weekes including the use of hints and greater scaffolding of content. All new literacy reviews target a broader range and depth of literacy development, building stronger literacy. An overview has been added to the end of each chapter to increase the visibility of key learning and integrate reflection to call out skills requiring support and improvement.
Series overview
Pearson Science retains all the much loved features of the market leading first edition, with improved, updated content and a brand new digital offering to make assessment and tracking of individual and class progress simple. The new edition offers complete coverage of all Content Descriptors and all Elaborations of the latest Australian Curriculum: Science (Version 8) and Victorian Curriculum: Science. We’ve also enhanced the series with improved differentiation throughout as well as the integration of STEM and student designed investigation.

Literacy Consultant Dr Trish Weekes has completed a thorough literacy review to ensure that learners are even more supported in this edition with increased scaffolding, clearer explanation of key terms and improved navigation pathways. This approach in the student book is reinforced through new, research-based literacy building activities and teacher support.

 

Supplement URL
Visit our Pearson Science page where you can download sample pages and request an inspection copy.
Sample Pages