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  1. Independent Science Challenges: Fascinating Science Projects to Challenge and Extend Students

    This is an excellent science resource that incorporates a high-level, thinking skills approach to over 40 interesting and sometimes controversial topics such as: global warming; cloning; nuclear power; and much, much more! It is overflowing with curriculum-relevant, creative ideas that cover a balance of scientific disciplines and is user-friendly for both teachers and students!

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    A$29.95
  2. Differentiated Instruction for Science, 5-8

    Use Differentiated Instruction for Science to meet the diverse learning needs of your students. Differentiated Instruction for Science contains activities that will engage students of varying ability levels, learning styles and areas of interest. The activities have been developed to incorporate important learning concepts into activities that secondary school students will find interesting and relevant. Differentiation strategies within this series apply knowledge of Gardner’s multiple intelligences, and include student-centred activities, varying approaches to assessment, flexible grouping options and flexible time to complete projects according to students levels and needs.

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    A$29.95
  3. The Discovering Science Series

    The Discovering Science series is fully aligned to the Australian Curriculum, making it an invaluable resource for P–6 science instruction. Each book in the series covers three interrelated science strands – Science Understanding, Science as a Human Endeavour and Science Inquiry Skills. The series includes subject planners, week-by-week lesson plans and assessment record sheets, as well as worksheets, resource and self-evaluation sheets. Each lesson plan includes content descriptions, required resources, skills, a step-by-step activities section, extension activities and assessment ideas. Topics and themes covered in this level focus on developing an understanding of weather patterns; basic survival needs of humans, animals and plants; properties of materials; and shape and movement.

     

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    Starting at A$39.95

  4. Primary Science Readers: I Wonder Why Series

    Science educators have long known the benefits of using children's picture books to help teach important science concepts. And every parent has experienced strings of "why" questions from little ones! The I Wonder Why book series is written to ignite the curiosity of children in Years F-6 while encouraging them to become avid readers. These books explore the marvels of animals, plants and other phenomena related to science and nature. Included in each edition is a Parent/Teacher Handbook with coordinating activities. The I Wonder Why series is written by award-winning science educator Lawrence F. Lowery. Each book is full-colour, 250 x 180 mm (B5) and 36 pages in length.

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    Starting at A$15.00

  5. Once Upon a Life Science Book: 12 Interdisciplinary Activities to Create Confident Readers

    Reading skills and life science come together in this engaging new book for secondary teachers. Once Upon a Life Science Book makes it easy for teachers to improve their students' reading abilities and teach science content simultaneously through clearly outlined, inquiry-based lessons. Wheeler-Toppen offers science activities for students and explains how these activities relate to key scientific and curriculum concepts. Topics are varied as the cell cycle, skeletal and muscular systems, genetics and food chains are covered in a concise manner that will appeal to teachers and students alike. With this interdisciplinary volume, teachers can help students learn the science in a straightforward manner and develop strategies to improve their reading - a win-win that will delight educators.

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    A$35.95
  6. Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons Series

    Can students really change the world? Yes, they can - and this series shows them how! The Make the Future! Hands-On Sustainability Lessons series is a brand-new guide that shows teachers how they can incorporate STEM into the classroom while also learning about sustainability. Teach your primary students that everyone can make a difference to saving the environment, and that they are the next generation that will go forward and make our world a better place.

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    Starting at A$32.95

  7. Energising Smart Starters - Science: Motivational Exercises to Stimulate the Brain

    Smart Starter activities change "extra" moments in a classroom into teachable moments They are designed to take short amounts of time. However, Smart Starters are NOT short on substance. The Smart Starters in this book are packed full of important skills to practise and polish or to reinforce and extend. Start off a unit on space objects with Extraterrestrial Questions, or a fitness-nutrition unit with Would You? Could You? Or, use Spinning Eggs to introduce students to density concepts. Have students been away from study of the body systems for a while? Refresh what they know about the skeletal system with Bone Maps, or strengthen their knowledge of weather with Weather or Not. Smart Starters will help to reinforce concepts previously introduced and stimulate minds.

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    A$15.95
  8. STEM: Engaging Hands-On Challenges Using Everyday Materials Series

    Use materials found in the classroom or recycling bin to enhance your students’ understanding of science and engineering! This series is designed to guide you through exciting, age-appropriate STEM challenges, with students working together to make sense of phenomena and design solutions to problems. Each lesson is guaranteed to stimulate students as they ask, imagine, plan, create, test and improve their designs. Academic vocabulary, time frames and formative assessments specific to each challenge are also provided to ensure student success.

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    Starting at A$29.95

  9. Science Investigations Set of 3

    Get ready for some amazing adventures in the wonderful world of science! The exciting investigations in this series will have you working like a scientist in no time. You'll explore the properties of light and electricity, surprise your friends with the magic of chemistry, build devices to track weather events and get up close and personal with some creepy crawlies. Look all around! There’s an amazing world of science just waiting to be explored!

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    A$69.95
  10. Science Investigations: Earth and Space Sciences
    Blast off for awesome adventures in science that will take you from the depths of the Earth to the surface of the Moon! Use easy-to-find materials to set up your own investigations, practise observing phenomena, record data and apply what you have learnt to new situations. Learn More
    A$24.95
  11. Science Investigations: Chemistry and Physical Sciences
    Get ready for some amazing adventures in the wonderful world of science! Use easy-to-find materials to set up your own investigations, practise observing phenomena, record data and apply what you have learnt to new situations. The experiments in this book are designed to help you learn the basics of physics and chemistry. Learn More
    A$24.95
  12. Science Investigations: Life Sciences

    Get a taste for scientific discovery with this exciting collection of experiments! The activities in this book will help you learn more about the human body and the fantastic world of minibeasts and moulds.

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    A$24.95

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