The Building Blocks Book 2 Bundle includes a softcover Student Textbook (164 pp), a softcover Teacher's Manual (96 pp), and a softcover Laboratory Notebook (224 pp). Also included are a downloadable and printable Lesson Plan, a complementary set of midterm and final quizzes, and FREE SHIPPING on all U.S. orders. For Canada and international shipping charges call us at (505)-266-2761, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Book 2 Student Textbook has 22 chapters and introduces students to the basic tools used in chemistry, biology, physics, astronomy, and geology. Students learn about the microscope, how hammers and lenses are used to study rocks and minerals, and how telescopes and spacecraft help astronomers study the universe. Students also explore acids and bases, chemical reactions, protists, fungi, forces, mass, inertia, linear and curved motion, the geosphere and atmosphere, constellations, the solar system, stars, and much more. Students begin open inquiry with suggested questions found in the Teacher’s Manual which also contains directions for guiding the experiments. The Laboratory Notebook contains 22 experiments that explore topics covered in the Student Text. Some experiments include: testing acids and bases, observing protists with a microscope, exploring linear and curved motion, using hammers for geology, modeling Earth's layers, building a telescope, tracking constellations, and much more. The books have 4 chapters of each of the 5 core science subjects (chemistry, biology, physics, geology, and astronomy) and an introductory and a concluding chapter for a total of 22 chapters.