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Nelson Chemistry Units 1 & 2 for the Australian Curriculum (Student Book with 4 Access Codes)

By | Copyright Year:2015 | ISBN-13: 9780170246644

Published:11/11/2014
Nelson Chemistry for the Australian Curriculum Units 1 & 2 is written to address the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Senior Chemistry.

It provides a contextual approach to the teaching and learning of chemistry. Four popular contexts (SHE strand) are provided along with the chemistry (SU strand) that links in with each context. Teachers can also choose to provide their own context and still use the chemistry chapters provided.

Science Inquiry Skills (SIS) are developed throughout the book in activities, experiments and investigations. A dedicated Scientific Investigation chapter provides students with structured support to enable them to confidently carry out their own scientific research.

*Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.
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CONTENTS

CONTEXT CHAPTERS

1 Matter in the universe
2 Materials for a purpose
3 Water, the vital substance
4 Making reactions work for us

CHEMISTRY CHAPTERS

1 Atoms and elements
2 Classifying and separating substances
3 Metallic, ionic and covalent structure bonding
4 Chemical reactions
5 Calculating chemical quantities
6 Water and the intermolecular forces
7 Reactions in aqueous solutions
8 Gases
9 Reaction rates
10 Scientific investigations

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Deb Smith is an experienced science teacher and author. She is Head of Science at Centenary State High School and is currently working at the QSA developing the senior science syllabi.

Anna Davis is the science coordinator at Casimir Catholic College. She is a past president of both the Science Teachers’ Association of New South Wales and the Australian Science Teachers’ Association. She was awarded the 2006 Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools.

Rachel Whan is a qualified vet and secondary science teacher at St Brigid’s College. She has taught chemistry, biology, science, mathematics and agriculture at a number of schools.

FEATURES

Full coverage of the three strands of the Australian Curriculum: Senior Chemistry

Four popular context chapters

Chapters addressing SU and SIS strands

Completely cross-referenced from context chapters to chemistry chapters

Written to enable students to achieve the best understanding and results possible

Worked examples give the step-by-step logic needed to work through a problem to gain understanding

Practical work has been presented within the book, with extra practical work, quizzes, worksheets, videos, revision and PowerPoints available through NelsonNet

The interactive NelsonNetBook enables students to highlight and annotate their text.

$79.05

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Nelson Chemistry for the Australian Curriculum Units 3 & 4 is written to address the requirements of the Australian Curriculum: Senior Chemistry. It provides a contextual approach to the teaching and learning of chemistry. Six context chapters (SHE strand) are provided along with chapters addressing SU and SIS strands. Teachers can also choose to provide their own context and still use the chemistry chapters provided. Science Inquiry Skills (SIS) are developed throughout the book in activities, experiments and investigations. A dedicated Scientific Investigation chapter provides students with structured support to enable them to confidently carry out their own scientific research. *Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.
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