- Qualification:Cambridge Primary
- Author(s):Fiona Baxter, Liz Dilley, Jon Board
- Available from: July 2014
Cambridge Primary Science is a flexible, engaging course written specifically for the Cambridge Primary Science curriculum framework.
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This Learner's Book for Stage 5 covers all objectives required by the curriculum framework in an engaging, visually stimulating manner. Learning through enquiry is supported by suggestions for hands-on activities, which provide integrated coverage of the Scientific Enquiry objectives. Language skills can be developed using the 'Talk about it!' ideas for classroom discussion. Assessment and preparation for the Progression Test is achieved through 'Check your progress' questions at the end of each unit.
Engaging, learner-friendly design.
Use of illustrations in explaining concepts to help visual learners and those with lower literacy.
Activities to develop Scientific Enquiry skills and support learning through discovery.
'Words to learn' point out key vocabulary.
'What you have learnt' summaries point out key learning points.
'Check your progress' questions offer opportunity for assessment, and preparation for tests.
'Talk about it!' feature gives suggestions for classroom discussion, to help develop speaking skills and promote deeper understanding of the concepts.
- 1. investigating plant growth
- 2. The life cycle of flowering plants
- 3. States of matter
- 4. The way we see things
- 5. Shadows
- 6. Earth's movements
- Glossary and index.
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