Author(s): Simon Torok and Paul Holper
A VISUAL APPROACH TO ENRICH UNDERSTANDINGWritten and designed with the wider spectrum of students in mind, Amazing Science delivers a simple, highly engaging learning experience. Visually attractive in nature, Amazing Science introduces students to key scientific terms whilst relating them to their day-to-day lives.Key features of the Student book + obook assess:Magazine-style format, attractive to visual learnersOne spread = one concept, succinctly linked to the curriculumSupports the transition from Primary to Secondary learningWritten by experienced science educators and authors who understand the challenges of mixed-ability classrooms and are up-to-date with the latest researchEach chapter is made up of highly engaging spreads with content succinctly linked to the curriculum and questions to check understandingProject-based to encourage students to conduct their own research projectsContent written to engage students with science and to spark curiosity'Ask a scientist' feature boxes in every Student Book introduce students to young and dynamic Australian scientists from CSIRO, universities and research agencies. These features explain how current research is furthering scientific knowledge. They are supported by video interviews and worksheets.