The Building Blocks Book 3 Bundle includes a softcover Student Textbook (160 pp), a softcover Teacher's Manual (104 pp), and a softcover Laboratory Workbook (234 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 3 Student Textbook has 22 chapters and introduces students to how chemistry, biology, physics, astronomy, and geology are used to study the planet we live on and the cosmos. Students learn about polymers, DNA, and mixtures; where plants live, the basic cell, and photosynthesis; how electrical energy and magnets work; how the biosphere and hydrosphere shape Earth, Earth's magnetic field; galaxies and Earth in the Milky Way Galaxy. Students begin open inquiry with suggested questions found in the Teacher’s Manual which also has directions for guiding the experiments. The Laboratory Notebook contains 22 experiments that explore topics covered in the Student Text. Experiments include working with mixtures, making a polymer, observing photosynthesis and seed growth, making electric circuits, exploring electric charge, testing for porosity, observing geological features, modeling a galaxy, making a comet, and many more. Each book has 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.