Exploring Science - for the new Junior Cycle

Exploring Science - for the new Junior Cycle

Authors: Michael O'Callaghan, Pat Doyle, Orla Molamphy & Ger Reilly

Subject: Science

A totally new edition of the highly successful Exploring Science text for the new Junior Cycle.

Key Features

  • Linked to the Statements of Learning as outlined in the Framework for Junior Cycle
  • Comprehensively covers all the Learning Outcomes and Key Skills
  • Focuses on the development of students' knowledge and enjoyment of Science, referencing the Nature of Science strand throughout
  • Provides student-friendly Learning Outcomes
  • Divided into the contextual strands of the specification: Biological World, Chemical World, Physical World and Earth and Space
  • Develops literacy and numeracy by highlighting key words and the interrogation of data
  • Engages students with scientific issues and ideas to develop scientific literacy
  • Includes a mix of individual and group work activities to promote active learning
  • Provides activities that promote research-based enquiry
  • A student portfolio book accompanies this book
  • Free Teacher's Resource Book with solutions and guidelines on teaching Science for Junior Cycle.