Heinemann Biology 1 Student Book with eBook + Assessment and Skills & Assessment Book, 6th Edition

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Heinemann Biology 1 Student Book with eBook + Assessment and Skills & Assessment Book, 6th Edition

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This pack contains 1 copy of
  • Heinemann Biology 1 Student Book
  • Heinemann Biology 1 Skills and Assessment
  • access code to the Heinemann Biology 1 Student eBook + Assessment
The student book addresses the latest developments and applications in biology. It also incorporates best-practice literacy and learning design to ensure the content and concepts are fully accessible to all learners.

The skills and assessment book gives students the edge in applying key science skills and preparing for all forms of assessment.


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Features of the student book
  • Case studies with real-world data and analysis questions
  • A smooth progression from low to high order questions in section, chapter and area of study reviews
Key features of the eBook + Assessment 
  • Learner access
    • Digital assessment questions with scaffolded hints, instant feedback and auto-correction
    • Student book fully worked solutions
    • Videos and interactives
    • SPARKlab versions of the skills and assessment book practical activities, developed in collaboration with PASCO
  • Teacher access
    • Digital assessment tool for informing planning, assigning work, tracking progress and identifying gaps
    • Comprehensive sample teaching plan
    • Suite of practice exam materials
    • Rich support for area of study 3
    • Solutions and support for the skills and assessment book
Key features of the skills and assessment book
In addition to key knowledge summaries, worksheets and practical activities, the new features to Skills and Assessment book include:
  • Addition of VCAA questions (Year 12) and exam-style questions (Year 11)
  • Inclusions of skills toolkit to be used by students as a reference throughout their studies
  • Addition of reflection worksheets for students to reflect on their learning and progress
  • Addition of case study analysis activities
  • Comprehensive teacher support including fully worked solutions for worksheets, practical activities, case studies, past VCAA and exam style questions and comprehensive support for Unit 1, 2 and 4 Area of Study 3 assessment.
Pack items
Table of contents
  • Chapter 1 Scientific investigation
  • Unit 1 How do organisms regulate their functions?
  • Area of study 1 How do cells function?
  • Chapter 2 Cellular structure and function
  • Chapter 3 The cell cycle and cell growth, death and differentiation
  • Area of study 2 How do plant and animal systems function?
  • Chapter 4 Functioning systems
  • Chapter 5 Regulation of systems
  • Unit 2 How does inheritance impact on diversity?
  • Areas of study 1 How is inheritance explained?
  • Chapter 6 The nature of genes
  • Chapter 7 Patterns of inheritance
  • Area of study 2 How do inherited adaptations impact on diversity?
  • Chapter 8 Reproductive strategies
  • Chapter 9 Adaptations and diversity
  • Glossary

New edition coming in 2021

Heinemann Biology 6th Edition, available in 2021, is your one-stop shop for VCE Biology.

The long-trusted series provides quality content that completely covers the 2022-2026 Biology Study Design. 

The new edition provides digital assessment, a clear and well-paced layout, language more accessible to students, comprehensively addresses key science skills and past VCAA exam questions with examiners'  notes.

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