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Complete General Science Series Print Classroom Set

Key general science concepts are presented in an easy-to-read format with sophisticated photos and illustrations
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Reading Level 3 - 4.5
Interest Level 5 - 12

The General Science Series includes the following: Earth and Space Science, Life Science and Physical Science.

Features of this Series

The General Science Series meets national science education standards and features engaging supplements for existing science curriculum. Key science concepts are presented in an easy-to-read format along with sophisticated photos and illustrations. The low reading level and high-interest visuals make the student texts and reproducible activity sheets appealing to struggling readers. The standards-based programs are appropriate for on-level students,students with learning differences, and students and adults reading below grade level.

Features of the Books

Student Text

This is an abbreviated version of a traditional textbook, this text is written at a low reading level. The low reading level combined with the sophisticated page layout and age-appropriate, up-to-date visuals make the program suitable for struggling readers. The Physical Science: Student Text covers important life science concepts in clear, simple language. Full-color photos, diagrams, and illustrations support the text. Key vocabulary terms are defined and highlighted in the text.

Student Activity Journal

This consumable journal reinforces the material and provide content-area writing practice. Graphic organizers and writing prompts are included for each section of corresponding text, as well as every demonstration and lab. The Student Activity Journal reinforces the material in the student text, demonstrations, and labs. On each page, students use graphic organizers to review what they have learned, then write a short paragraph to respond to a prompt.

Teacher's Guide

The Life Science: Teacher's Guide includes reproducible activity sheets, teacher demonstrations, lab activities, chapter reviews, chapter tests, and answer keys.

Earth and Space Science Chapters

  • Three Layers of Earth Minerals and Rocks
  • Weathering, Erosion, and Soil
  • The Atmosphere
  • Water Ecosystems
  • Pollution and Destruction
  • The Solar System
  • The Earth and Its Moon

Life Science Chapters

  • What is an Organism?
  • The Cell
  • Classification
  • Heredity and Reproduction
  • Evolution
  • Bacteria and Viruses
  • Protists and Fungi
  • Plants
  • Animals
  • The Human Body

Physical Science Chapters

  • Matter
  • Describing Matter
  • Motion and Forces
  • Work and Energy
  • Heat
  • Sound
  • Light
  • Electricity
  • Magnetism

The Complete General Science Classroom Print Set
includes the following for each of the 3 subsections:

Life Science, Physical Science, and Earth and Space Science

  • 10 Student Texts
  • 10 Student Activity Journals
  • 1 Print Teacher's Guide
  • 1 Transparency Pack

PCI# 2618

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Complete General Science Series Print Classroom Set

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