Pearson Science 8 Student Book and Activity Book with eBook (2e) : 9781488657184

Pearson Science 8 Student Book and Activity Book with eBook (2e)

Rickard, Greg et al
 
Edition
 
2
ISBN
 
9781488657184
ISBN 10
 
1488657181
Published
 
22/11/2016
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
Pages
 
Format
 
In stock
 
Title type
Pack
$67.99
 
 
 
Description

This pack contains 1 copy of the Pearson Science 8 Student Book, 1 copy of Pearson Science 8 Activity Book, and access to the eBook

Retaining the market-leading inquiry approach to science learning with new and updated content informed by feedback from users of the first edition.

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.

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The access code will give 15 months access to the eBook from the date of activation.

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Table of contents
  • 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
  • Glossary
Features & benefits
Key features of the Student Book
  • Literacy Consultant Dr Trish Weekes has completed a thorough literacy review to ensure that learners are even more supported in this edition with a greater use of visuals, increased scaffolding and clearer explanation of key terms.
  • A focus on Australian Innovations and Future Careers in STEM written to promote the importance of science in solving problems and expose students to exciting career opportunities.
  • Questions offering a broader range of entry levels throughout the book.
  • More focus on thinking, inquiring and research skills with a new Inquiry section at the end of each chapter.
  • Fully reviewed and updated practical activities carried out by an experienced lab technician. All practical activities now align with revised school safety regulations and also utilise more readilty available materials ensuring these activities are even more accessible.
  • A greater range and variety of new practical activities featuring Student Designed Investigations and STEM activities.
  • New STEM4Fun features also appear throughout, taking Science4Fun to a new level.
  • A focus on scientific concepts and inquiry skills with opportunities to learn, investigate and practise these skills.
  • Each Student Book comes with Reader+, a digital version of the student book, available for both online and offline use.

Key features of Activity Book:

  • 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.

 

Key features of the eBook
  • Available for use online and offline
  • Read the student book with bonus multimedia content.
  • Add, edit, and delete highlights and notes
  • Synchronise state and data across multiple devices even when the user is offline
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.
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