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Working in Science: A Practical Guide to Science Careers for Graduates

Paperback, 24/01/2014, £14.99
Covering all the major scientific careers including biology, physics, bioscience and many more, Working in Science outlines the qualifications and training needed for different roles, how to search for jobs in the scientific sector and how to develop their career.

101 Red Hot Science Starters

Paperback, 01/05/2003, £8.00
Start your lessons with a bang! Letts Red Hot Starters contains a bank of snappy, interactive starter activities. Each starter consists of a simple, effective activity involving minimal preparation, answers and suggestions for differentiation.

Little Science Stars: Minibeasts

Paperback, 31/07/2009, £4.99
Little Science Stars is an accessible entry-level series designed to give your children the best start in science.

Amazing Life Cycles: Mammals

Paperback, 05/08/2013, £7.99
Including photographs, this series offers a visually exciting way of learning all about animal life cycles. Each book in the series features six in-depth profiles of unusual species, which many young children may not be familiar with.

Go Science! Pupil Book 3

Paperback, 11/12/2008, £17.75
Designed to grab your pupils' attention in a new and exciting way, our Pupil Books feature the

What is this thing called science 3ed

Paperback, 01/02/1999, £24.99
Contains chapters on topics including the Bayesian approach to science, and nature of scientific laws. This book features developments in the realism/anti-realism debate. It is intended to be a university text in the philosophy of science, not just on science and philosophy courses but also in the social sciences such as sociology and psychology.

Teaching Secondary Biology

7, 25/08/1999, £18.99

Teaching Secondary Chemistry

Paperback, 26/01/2000, £18.99

Making Every Science Lesson Count: Six principles to support great science teaching

12/06/2017, £12.99
Making Every Science Lesson Count: Six Principles to Support Great Science Teaching goes in search of answers to the fundamental question that all science teachers must ask: `What can I do to help my students become the scientists of the future?'

Key to the Universe

Paperback, 06/07/2009, £5.99
For readers scared of squares and perplexed by primes, the next in the unchallenged Murderous Maths series, The Key to the Universe, reveals how they could win a million dollars and become famous. Meanwhile, they must pit their wits against evil Professor Fiendish's Number Chain, and things get ugly when the gangsters meet the unlucky number 13.


Paperback, 23/05/2013, £8.99
Shows ways that children can enjoy learning in an outdoor environment

Explaining Primary Science

Paperback, 29/03/2017, £24.99
Develops students' confidence and understanding of all key areas of primary science

Primary Science: Knowledge and Understanding 8ed

Paperback, 22/06/2017, £21.99
Develops secure subject knowledge for primary science with the ability to test understanding through the new online resources.

Primary Science: Teaching Theory and Practice 8ed

Paperback, 14/06/2017, £21.99
Covering all the important skills of teaching primary science, the book takes a focused look at all the practical aspects of teaching.

Science Teaching

Paperback, 30/11/1995, £36.99
The author argues that science teaching can be improved if the science curriculum includes the historical and philosophical dimensions of topics. Questions discussed cover areas as diverse as ethics and values through to science and religion.

100 Science Lessons NE Year R

7, 03/09/2007, £30.00
New updated edition.

Developing Science: Year 1

Paperback, 28/11/2003, £16.99
This title is part of a series of seven photocopiable science activity books for primary schools and home study. The books provide activities to support the teaching of science in the Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2.

Deadly factbook 1: Mammals

Paperback, 10/04/2014, £4.99
Discover the world's most extraordinary creatures in the first of Steve Backshall's Deadly factbooks on mammals.

Reptiles and Amphibians: Deadly factbook 3

Paperback, 10/04/2014, £4.99
Discover the world's most extraordinary creatures in the third of Steve Backshall's Deadly factbooks.

Science KS 1-4

Paperback, 08/05/2000, £12.95

Teaching Science in the Primary Classroom 3ed

Paperback, 10/03/2016, £23.99
Four colour new edition which focuses on creative ways of teaching Science and working scientifically, full of activities and ideas for practice that not only supports trainee placements but also their first year in teaching.

Science Education for Gifted Learners

Paperback, 11/04/2007, £19.99
Asks what classroom teachers can do to make sure that their science teaching is stimulating and challenging for their students. This book covers topics that include: what do we mean by gifted and able children? gifted children that slip through the net; challenging science through modelling; and more.

Talking Sense in Science

Paperback, 25/10/2001, £23.99
Douglas Newton emphasises the need for teachers to use a variety of different kinds of talk, often in conjunction with practical activity, to support children's learning and understanding in primary science.

Access to Science

Paperback, 20/06/2003, £20.00
This resource focuses on access to the science curriculum for pupils with learning difficulties. Within an inclusive framework of participation and achievement for all, it provides support and ideas for the effective planning and implementation of well-differentiated science-focused activities.

Be Safe 4ed

Paperback, 29/11/2010, £18.99

Beliefs and values in science education

Paperback, 01/06/1995, £20.99
This book examines ways in which beliefs and values interact with science and science teaching. It looks at some of the spiritual, moral, social and cultural contexts within which science has developed and considers how these factors can affect the choice of scientific theory.

Science Dictionary

Paperback, 01/01/1996, £4.95

Understanding Primary Science 3ed (with CD)

Paperback, 30/11/2009, £25.99
Now in its 3rd edition, this book provides a prime resource for for enabling the effective teaching of science at primary level. It now also includes a CD-rom of 200 science investigations for use with young learners of science, to help trainee teachers explore the practical application of the topics covered in the book.

Supporting Science, Design and Technology in the Early Years

Paperback, 01/08/1999, £19.99
How do young children learn science, design and technology? How can we support young children and help them to develop scientific, design and technology skills? This text gives advice to show how parents, carers, teachers and other professionals can provide a learning environment and support children in this area of the curriculum.

Science 5-11 A Guide for Teachers

Paperback, 21/04/2009, £19.99
Offers a synthesis of ideas about teaching and learning that focuses on answering the question, 'How best should I teach science?' This book provides information on the appropriate science topics for key stage one and two, outlining the subject knowledge that a teacher needs, and the curriculum requirements and the best ways to go about teaching.

Using Their Brains in Science (Ideas for Children Aged 5 to 14)

Paperback, 22/10/2007, £26.99
Focusing on active ways to help children 5-14 years old improve their thinking and learning skills in science, this resource provides strategies for teaching creative, brain-friendly lessons.

Primary Science for Trainee Teachers

Paperback, 23/09/2014, £22.99
With chapter sequencing following the new Curriculum, this book supports trainee teachers to make use of the opportunities presented in the National Curriculum for effective and engaging Primary Science teaching.

Science in the Early Years

Paperback, 13/11/2009, £19.99
This book, for anyone teaching science to young children, is packed with information on how to support scientific exploration and investigation and practical ideas which are differentiated for different age groups.

Primary Science And Technology Ency

Paperback, 13/12/2010, £24.99

Primary Science

Paperback, 07/11/2014, £21.99
Touching on current curriculum concerns and the wider challenges of developing high-quality science education, this book is an indispensable overview of important areas of teaching every aspiring primary science school teacher needs to understand.

How Science Works

Paperback, 24/11/2010, £22.99
Offers students and practising teachers with a comprehensive introduction to one of the most dramatic changes to the secondary science curriculum. This book explores the emergence and meaning of How Science Works and reviews major developments in pedagogy and practice.

Really Useful Elementary Science Book

Paperback, 10/09/2010, £21.99
Organized around the National Science Education Standards, the book tackles the full range of the elementary curriculum including life sciences, ecological sciences, physical sciences, and earth sciences. It is intended for pre- and in-service elementary school teachers.

Learning Science teaching

Paperback, 01/11/2007, £19.99
The book argues that highly accomplished science teachers are also continually learning science teachers. It stresses the importance of learning through others, by participation in communities of science practitioners, as well as individual learning through classroom research.

Teaching and Learning Primary Science with ICT

Paperback, 01/08/2006, £19.99
This book provides a range of insights into pupils' learning relevant to the use of information and communications technology (ICT) in primary science.

SCIENCE EDUCATION, policy< professionalism and change

Paperback, 05/12/2000, £19.99
Who wants to change school science education and why? What mechanisms exist to effect change? What implications do they have for teachers' professionalism? These are the principal questions explored in this book. The authors focus on strategies for effecting change, including decentralized and statutory mechanisms, and the use of systems of assessment. The authors question the effectiveness of centralized programmes in improving the quality of students' science education. They suggest that this arises from a failure to acknowledge the contribution that the science teaching profession must make to reform. They argue that sustained and effective change, embodying improvements in standards, depends upon promoting the initiativ

Science Education for Citizenship

7, 01/07/2003, £16.99
Explores the effective teaching and learning of issues relating to the impact of science in society. This book uses research case studies to examine the advantages and problems as science teachers try new learning approaches, including ethical analysis, use of media-reports, peer-group decision-making discussions and community projects.

Practical work in school science

Paperback, 01/10/1998, £22.99
The "practical" has been part of school science for over 100 years, but the approaches and content have changed dramatically through the years. Past and late-1990s practices are analyzed. The book also offers practical ideas for future practitioners.

Teaching Primary Science: Promoting Enjoyment and Developing Understanding 2ed

Paperback, 14/08/2013, £30.99
'Thought-provoking and entices the reader to take a discerning look at science.' Claire Garven, MA Senior Lecturer at the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK.

All About Chemistry

Paperback, 02/11/2015, £8.99
Why are helium balloons lighter than air? What are the secrets of the Philosopher's Stone? This book answers these questions.

First Science Library: Animals & Plants

Hardback, 30/09/2014, £5.99
What does an ant's home look like? Why do flowers smell nice? How do birds fly? This title answers all these questions and many others. It explores the amazing properties of animals and plants. It shows you how worms and snails move about, whether plants eat and drink, how frogs jump, and more.

Planning for Learning Through Animals

Paperback, 20/12/2013, £9.99

Primary Science: A Guide to Teaching Practice

Paperback, 11/11/2011, £20.99
Touching on current curriculum concerns and the wider challenges of developing good practice in science education, Primary Science provides an indispensable overview of important areas of teaching every aspiring primary school teacher needs to understand.

Ase Guide To Research In Science Education

Paperback, 01/02/2012, £27.00

Mad About Minibeasts!

Paperback, 06/10/2011, £6.99
Rhyming creepy-crawly fun from the creators of Rumble in the Jungle and Commotion in the Ocean.
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