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Science Basics: Book 3, Year 10

By | Copyright Year:2006 | ISBN-13: 9780170180948

Published:12/10/2005
Science Basics is an affordable New Zealand science course specifically written for Years 9 and 10. Students write-on texts build up a complete set of notes and practical activities reinforce key ideas. The easy-to-read text is highly illustrated. Fullnotes for teachers are contained in the teachers' books, while practical work and ready-to-use tests in NCEA format are found on the CDs.

CONTENTS

TOPIC 1 SKILLS
Unit 1 Planning a scientific investigation
Unit 2 Collecting, recording and processing information
Unit 3 Interpreting results, writing conclusions and evaluating the investigation
Unit 4 Research - the planning stage
Unit 5 Research - information gathering
Unit 6 Research - note-taking / note-making
Unit 7 Research - writing the report

TOPIC 2 CHEMICALS IN ACTION
Unit 8 Amazing atoms
Unit 9 Ions
Unit 10 Ionic compounds
Unit 11 Writing chemical equations
Unit 12 Three examples of chemical reactions
Unit 13 Everyday examples of chemical change

TOPIC 3 FORCES AND MOTION
Unit 14 Forces
Unit 15 The force of gravity
Unit 16 The force of magnetism
Unit 17 Uses of magnets
Unit 18 Electrostatic forces
Unit 19 Friction - the force thief
Unit 20 Doing work
Unit 21 Speed
Unit 22 Distance-time graphs

TOPIC 4 THE BODY
Unit 23 Cells - the basic unit of life
Unit 24 The respiratory system
Unit 25 Diseases of the respiratory system
Unit 26 Smoking
Unit 27 The circulatory system
Unit 28 Diseases of the circulatory system
Unit 29 Getting rid of wastes
Unit 30 Organ transplants

Answers - Removable section in centre of book
Glossary

FEATURES

Written for the New Zealand Science curriculum.

Easy-to-read English.

Students don’t have to write so much in class, meaning there is more time for practical work.

Pull-out answer section in the centre of each student book.

Full notes for teachers in the teachers’ books.

Ideal for use in class and at home.

Provides students with a reference set of completed notes.

Practical work on the CD.

Tests in helpful NCEA format on the CD.

Teachers Book and CD – very comprehensive

$12.27

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By | ISBN-13: 9781869465520
The student book is supported by a comprehensive Teachers Book & CD which includes full teaching notes for each unit, ideas for extension work, topic tests along NCEA lines (to familiarise students with the style), answers to all questions, a set of worksheets, and a comprehensive range of practicals provided as photocopy masters. Teachers are provided with a choice of investigative approach in each topic where possible - some investigations lend themselves to student planning and carrying out, while others follow the traditional recipe format.
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