The Exploring the Building Blocks of Science Book 3 Student Textbook introduces students to real science and gives students an overview of science in daily life. Foundational scientific concepts and terminology are presented clearly and in a manner that’s 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 introduction to the material covered 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. Students will learn about different types of mixtures and separating them, polymers, DNA, plant cells, photosynthesis, the energy of atoms and molecules, electricity and electric charge, the hydrosphere, Earth's cycles, the geomagnetic field, our Milky Way galaxy, other galaxies, other celestial objects, and much more. (Softcover 160 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.