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Pearson Science 8 Student Book with Reader+ (2e)

By Warrick Clarke, Jacinta Devlin, Greg Linstead, Malcolm Parsons, Maggie Spenceley
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ISBN
9781488681288
Published date
22/11/2016
 
 
 

Description

This pack contains 1 copy of the PearsonScience 8 Student Book and access to Reader+.

Retaining the market-leading inquiry approach to science learning with new and updated content informed by feedback from users of the first edition.

Updated with explicit differentiation and improved learner accessibility, it provides a wide variety of activities to reinforce, extend and enrich learning initiated through the student book.

Reader+ gives you access to the eBook version of your Student Book as well as bonus multimedia assets. It’s built to work online and offline, making content easily available anytime, anywhere, in every school. It works on PC and Mac, Android and iOS.

The access code will give 15 months access to the Reader+ eBook from the date of activation.

Learners can quickly navigate through their eBooks, read them, take notes and save bookmarks. Reader+ integrates multimedia (audio/video) and interactive activities that enhance and extend the reading experience. 

Product details
ISBN
 
9781488681288
Edition
 
2nd
Published date
 
22/11/2016
Published by
 
Pearson Australia
Pages
 
Format
 
Features & benefits
Key features of the Student Book
  • Literacy Consultant Dr Trish Weekes has completed a thorough literacy review to ensure that learners are even more supported in this edition with a greater use of visuals, increased scaffolding and clearer explanation of key terms.
  • A focus on Australian Innovations and Future Careers in STEM written to promote the importance of science in solving problems and expose students to exciting career opportunities.
  • Questions offering a broader range of entry levels throughout the book.
  • More focus on thinking, inquiring and research skills with a new Inquiry section at the end of each chapter.
  • Fully reviewed and updated practical activities carried out by an experienced lab technician. All practical activities now align with revised school safety regulations and also utilise more readilty available materials ensuring these activities are even more accessible.
  • A greater range and variety of new practical activities featuring Student Designed Investigations and STEM activities.
  • New STEM4Fun features also appear throughout, taking Science4Fun to a new level.
  • A focus on scientific concepts and inquiry skills with opportunities to learn, investigate and practise these skills. 
  • Each Student Book comes with Reader+, a digital version of the student book, available for both online and offline use.
Key features of Reader+
  • Available for use online and offline
  • Read the student book with bonus multimedia content.
  • Add, edit, and delete highlights and notes
  • Synchronise state and data across multiple devices even when the user is offline
Series overview
Pearson Science Second Edition retains all the much loved features of the market leading Pearson Science First Edition, with improved, updated content and a brand new digital offering to make assessment and tracking of individual and class progress simple. The new edition offers complete coverage of all Content Descriptors and all Elaborations of the latest Australian Curriculum: Science (Version 8) and Victorian Curriculum: Science. We’ve also enhanced the series with improved differentiation throughout as well as the integration of STEM and student designed investigation.

Literacy Consultant Dr Trish Weekes has completed a thorough literacy review to ensure that learners are even more supported in this edition with increased scaffolding, clearer explanation of key terms and improved navigation pathways. This approach in the student book is reinforced through new, research-based literacy building activities and teacher support.

This series includes Student Books, eBooks, Lightbook Starter, Activity Books and Teacher Companions.

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