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The Expert Scientist Bk 1

ISBN: 9781776552023
Code: 5925


Add real substance to students’ science expertise with this versatile series of differentiated activities that can slot readily into the classroom programme. Book 1 takes students on a tour of Earth and our solar system as it explores, for example, how vitamins relate to the universe through the intervening connections of cells, carbohydrates and proteins, the food chain, the water cycle, light energy and the sun. Book 2 takes longer stopovers to examine topics in more detail while developing more complex scientific thinking skills such as classification and structured observation.

Ages: 11-13 years

Printed book $44.95 NZD
Ebook $44.95 NZD
Combo (Printed & Ebook) $59.95 NZD

About the Author

Brenda Greene gained an MSc from Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand and worked as a scientist, publishing papers on the genetics and conservation of New Zealand birds. She gained a Diploma in Teaching and Learning from Canterbury University, and taught science at the Orana Wildlife Park and in Christchurch secondary schools. She enjoys hands-on science, and is always inventing new experiments for her students to do.