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  1. Basic Not Boring Series: Middle Years Book of Science Tests

    This is a book of science tests for middle year students. It will provide teachers with tools for keeping track of how students are progressing on skills or standards. It's everything you've wanted in a group of ready-made assessments. The tests cover all the basic skill areas for science. There are 23 tests within 5 areas: science concepts and processes, life sciences, human body and health, physical science, and earth and space science. The tests are student-friendly and the students will be surprised that they are tests at all. The pages are inviting and fun. Four inquisitive scientists ramble through the pages, leading students through unique and interesting challenges and investigations.

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    A$49.95
  2. Basic Not Boring Series: Middle Years Book of Human Body and Health

    This book introduces students from middle years to the human body and health. Each page invites learner to try a high interest, appealing exercises which will help students with a new skill, reinforce a skill or assess a student's performance or understanding. Students will deepen their science, body and health knowledge while following dozens of delightful doctors, patients, and workers around a Medical Centre. Activities cover body processes, cells, tissues, organs, systems (skeletal, nervous, heart & circulatory, endocrine, excretory, respiratory, digestive, reproductive), joints, muscles, senses, genetics, diseases, disorders, exercise, nutrition, first aid and fitness. Learn More

    A$21.95
  3. Basic Not Boring Series: Science Concepts and Processes Middle Years

    This book introduces students from middle years to science concepts and processes. Each page invites the learner to try  high interest, appealing exercises which will help students with a new skill, reinforce an existing skill or assess a student's performance or understanding. This is no ordinary fill-in-the-blanks way to learn. These exercises are fun and surprising. Students will deepen their science knowledge while enjoying five clever scientists who will lead them to explore and deepen their understanding of science concepts and processes. The pages are written with the assumption that an adult will be available to assist the student with their learning and practice.

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    A$21.95
  4. Basic Not Boring Years 5-6

    Basic Not Boring Years 5-6 is an interdisciplinary resource designed for middle years students, and covers the key learning areas of English, maths, society and the environment through mapping skills, measurement, grammar usage, writing skills and problem solving.  The book provides tools for reinforcing concepts and skills for identifying areas that need additional attention.  Each section contains a list of skills for the content area, student exercises, a ready-to-use assessment tool and a complete answer key.

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    A$59.95
  5. Open-Ended Maths Tasks (VELS Edition)

    Questions prompt thinking. In order to get better thinking out of our students, we need to ask better questions. This book focuses on the use of open-ended questions in the maths classroom. Open-ended questions promote effective problem solving skills and can easily be incorporated with thinking tools such as Bloom's Taxonomy, Multiple Intelligences, Habits of Mind, Creative and Critical Thinking and other organisational skills. The accompanying downloadable resources include printable versions of the problems in the book.

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    A$39.95
  6. Open-Ended Maths Tasks: Space, Chance and Data

    Open-ended questions provoke thoughtful and investigative responses, and Open-Ended Maths: Space, Chance and Data is geared towards doing just that. This book will help primary-school educators use short, innovative tasks based around the main learning theories: Creative and Critical Thinking, Multiple Intelligences, Graphic Organisers, Habits of Mind, Bloom’s Taxonomy and Ryan’s Thinking Keys. Incorporating a substantive set of task cards covering Space, Chance and Data, this book facilitates better thinking skills and comprehension in the primary-school classroom, incorporating different levels for junior, middle and upper primary years, and special instruction for classrooms with mixed-ability and multi-aged students.

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    A$39.95
  7. STEM Resources

    Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) research refers to experiments conducted to address problems in those fields that can be tested using the scientific method. The scientific method is an inquiry process used to systematically study, investigate and to provide explanations for observed phenomenon in the natural world. This method is used by STEM professionals to answer questions they have about important world problems and usually includes carefully orchestrating a situation that allows them to observe, measure and test their ideas.

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    Starting at A$15.00

  8. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Biology Level 2 – Years 9–12

    Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Biology Level 2 – Years 9–12 is a wonderful way to turn extra classroom minutes into valuable learning time. The 172 quick activities within this book – based on a range of interesting biological facts – are designed to help teachers and students to review and practise life-science topics. These daily activities may be used at the very beginning of class to get students into learning mode, near the end of class to make good educational use of that transitional time, or whenever else you have minutes that now go unused. In addition to providing students with fascinating life-science activities, they are a natural path to other classroom activities involving critical thinking. Make every minute of your class time count!

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    A$35.95
  9. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Science Series

    The Digital Daily Warm-Ups series is a wonderful way to turn extra classroom minutes into valuable learning time. The brief activities allow students to apply problem-solving skills that are relevant to their lives, such as calculating the probability of picking a purple jellybean out of a jar of jellybeans, making a pie graph to display the makeup of Earth's atmosphere, or using known information to estimate unknown information.The warm-ups include an assortment of problems requiring varying degrees of prior knowledge. They vary in level of difficulty and the amount of time it will take students to solve them. Make them into laminated cards for student use, or you may want to use the activities as a test on the problem-solving skills that are built and acquired over time.

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    Starting at A$35.95

  10. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Social Studies Series

    The Digital Daily Warm-Ups series is a wonderful way to turn extra classroom minutes into valuable learning time. The brief activities allow students to apply problem-solving skills that are relevant to their lives, such as calculating the probability of picking a purple jellybean out of a jar of jellybeans, making a pie graph to display the makeup of Earth's atmosphere, or using known information to estimate unknown information.The warm-ups include an assortment of problems requiring varying degrees of prior knowledge. They vary in level of difficulty and the amount of time it will take students to solve them. Make them into laminated cards for student use, or you may want to use the activities as a test on the problem-solving skills that are built and acquired over time.

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    Starting at A$35.95

  11. Digital Daily Warm-Ups: Mathematics Series

    The Digital Daily Warm-Ups series is a wonderful way to turn extra classroom minutes into valuable learning time. The brief activities allow students to apply problem-solving skills that are relevant to their lives, such as calculating the probability of picking a purple jellybean out of a jar of jellybeans, making a pie graph to display the makeup of Earth's atmosphere, or using known information to estimate unknown information.The warm-ups include an assortment of problems requiring varying degrees of prior knowledge. They vary in level of difficulty and the amount of time it will take students to solve them. Make them into laminated cards for student use, or you may want to use the activities as a test on the problem-solving skills that are built and acquired over time.

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    Starting at A$35.95

  12. Teaching, Learning and Assessment Together: Reflective Assessments for Middle and High School Mathematics and Science

    This book offers easy-to-use classroom strategies that demonstrate how teaching, learning and assessment are inseparable and seamless. These strategies will engage your students in activity and reflection. They consume little class time, cost nothing, and unite the three dimensions of education through reflective practice. The chapters begin with a reflective teaching strategy, followed by classroom examples.

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    A$32.95

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