The Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Book 2 Student Textbook introduces students to foundational scientific concepts and terminology along with an overview of tools used in the different scientific discipines. Real science concepts are explained clearly and in a manner that is easy for kids to understand. Using this book gives kids a solid base on which to build a further study of science. This year-long curriculum contains four chapters each of five scientific disciplines: chemistry, biology, physics, geology, and astronomy, as well as an introductory and a concluding chapter for a total of 22 chapters. The many graphics in this full color textbook reinforce the concepts presented and make the book fun for kids and teachers alike to read. Topics covered include: acids and bases, chemical reactions, food and taste, what protist are and how they move and eat, fungi, linear and non-linear motion, the geosphere, the atmosphere, observing constellations, our solar system, stars, and much more. (Softcover 164 pp)
Note: The Building Blocks Series is a yearlong graded curriculum. Each book builds on the material presented in previous books. In this multi-subject curriculum your student will gain an in-depth understanding of science concepts and terminology. For a single subject, one-semester introductory curriculum see our Focus On Series.