Blake's Science Guide for Primary Students

Author(s): Donna Bennett


Blake's Science Guide is a vital reference for primary school students in Years 3-6 who want a basic understanding of the recently released Australian Science Curriculum.

The book is divided into three curriculum strands:

- Science Inquiry Skills

- Science Understanding

- Science as a Human Endeavour.

More specifically, this guide contains:

  • Sections on each key aspect of the Australian primary science curriculum

  • Examples for each new concept

  • Opportunities to practise science investigation with the 'TRY THIS' sections

  • Guidelines for developing and testing hypothesis for scientific ideas

  • Ideas on how science can provide a reliable base for making decisions, generalising and making predictions

  • A comprehensive glossary for all major terms

  • A detailed index for locating specific terms

  • Answers to the TRY THIS sections.

Each topic contains simple descriptions of concepts with examples and TRY THIS activities for students to test their understanding. The book includes curriculum correlation charts, an index, glossary and answers for all of the TRY THIS activities.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781742159027
  • : Pascal Press
  • : Pascal Press
  • : 0.535
  • : November 2011
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Donna Bennett
  • : Paperback
  • : 176