New Book: Literature to support the Science curriculum - Foundation - 7

Posted on 04/07/2016 by P. Pledger

 

Literature to support the Science curriculum - Foundation - 7 [E-Book]

 

By Fran Knight and Pat Pledger, 2016. 

Pbk. ISBN 9781876678470

Price $33 (incl. P& P & GST) 

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Contains annotated lists of literature which support the new Australian curriculum.

Contents:

Science Inquiry skills

Foundation

Biological sciences: Living things need food and water

Chemical sciences: Materials

Physical sciences: Movement of objects

Earth and space sciences: Weather and seasons

Year 1

Biological sciences: Living things – Animal habitats

Earth and space sciences: Changes occur in the sky and landscape

Physical sciences: Light and sound 

Year 2

Biological sciences: Living things – Offspring

Earth and space sciences: Earth’s resources are used in a variety of ways

Chemical sciences: Materials can be combined

Physical sciences: Push and pull

Year 3

Biological sciences: Living things can be grouped

Earth and space sciences: Earth’s rotation, night and day 

Year 4

Biological sciences: Living things have life cycles, depend on each other for survival

Earth and space sciences: Earth’s surface changes

Physical sciences: Forces 

Year 5

Biological sciences: Adaptations

Earth and space sciences: Planets, solar system, space exploration

Year 6

Biological sciences: The growth and survival of living things are affected by physical conditions of their environment

Earth and space sciences: Geological changes and extreme weather

Physical sciences: Electricity

Year 7

Biological sciences: Food chains

Earth and space sciences: Earth’s resources are renewable and non-renewable, including water