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  • Item #: 054686
    ISBN: 9781935495703
    Retail: $39.00
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    User-friendly companion that provides space for answering On Your Own and Study Guide questions as well as for developing Lab Reports. Study helps include graphic organizers and a Module Summary for each module (fill-in-the-blank). Digging Deeper sections provide opportunity for practical applications and writing activities. For the teacher there are grading rubrics for lab reports and suggested answers for some of the graphic organizers. The History of Science module includes a nicely done timeline.

  • Item #: 054687
    ISBN: 9781935495710
    Retail: $39.00
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    Same basic format as the General Science Notebook Journal. Space is provided for On Your Own and Study Guide questions and for developing Lab Reports. Graphic organizers to help with concept development and Module Summaries are provided for each module. Digging Deeper sections give the student the opportunity to strengthen critical thinking skills. Grading rubrics for the lab reports are provided in the Appendix.

  • Item #: GENSET
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  • Item #: 048424
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    This lab kit from Nature's Workshop Plus is designed to accompany Apologia's Exploring Creation with General Science and includes many of the harder to find items you need to complete the labs found in the text (sold separately). For ease and convenience, items are packaged according to the lessons.

    Kit contains: safety goggles, vegetable oil, corn syrup, piece of cork, blue food coloring, balloons, baking soda, funnel, pencil, sheets of paper, thumbtacks, yarn, cardboard, cardstock, paper clip, flashlight w/ batteries, spoons, table salt, scissors, facial tissue, soap bar, chewing gum, black pepper, tweezers, toilet paper, wooden ruler, bamboo skewers, alum, cotton string, washers, black construction paper, magnifying glass, sand, plaster of Paris, bowls, lima beans, paper towels, limestone rock, steel wool, foil baking pan, small shovel, modeling clay, paper plate, petroleum jelly, seashells, index cards, pipe cleaners, colored beads, rubbing alcohol, iodine, masking tape, nylon stocking, rubber bands, chicken bouillon cube, pen, crayon, yeast, plastic bags, butter knife, plastic bandage, tealight candle, vinegar, matches, mirror, straws, oral thermometers, saltine cracker, antacid tablets, stopwatch, flexible tubing, red food coloring, tea bag, coffee filter, practice golf ball, toothpicks, blindfold, and printouts.

    There are still a number of items you will need to gather from around your home, but the list will be much shorter if you use this assembled kit which will save you time, money, and gas by putting supplies at your finger tips. ~ Donna

  • Item #: GENNBS
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  • Item #: 000178
    ISBN: 9781932012910
    Retail: $19.00
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    Includes microscopic videos of cellular reproduction, bacteria, and other single-cell organisms, and an underwater video. Some of the figures from the course are animated so students get a better understanding of the topics. Technical words are pronounced. System requirements: Windows 98, ME, NT, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7 and 8 (not supported for Mac operating systems).

  • Item #: 042034
    ISBN: 9781932012880
    Retail: $5.00
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  • Item #: 038640
    ISBN: 9781683440291
    Retail: $92.95
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    This survey of earth and space science package includes Wonders of Creation books The New Ocean Book, The New Astronomy Book, The New Weather Book, The Mineral Book, and General Science 1 Teacher Guide.

  • Item #: 017414
    ISBN: 9781932012866
    Retail: $72.00
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  • Item #: 017413
    ISBN: 9781932012873
    Retail: $23.00
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  • Item #: 009093
    ISBN: 9781932012927
    Retail: $29.00
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    A complete audio recording of the General Science text and "on your own" problems, as read by Candice Jones. This is a suitable accompaniment to the books for auditory learners, slow readers, and others with reading difficulties. The study guides, tests, and answers are not included on this CD, which is in MP3 format requiring an MP3-compatible CD player.
  • Item #: 044948
    ISBN: 9781580374507
    Retail: $12.99
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    This inexpensive resource book offers a wealth of terrific life science labs that easily correlate with any life science text, and introduces middle schoolers to lab equipment. It is organized into eight chapters, covering cells, DNA, heredity, simple organisms, the plant kingdom, the animal kingdom, ecosystems, and ecosystem cycles and biomes. Each chapter includes information, a related science lab activity, and a review worksheet. The information is succinctly presented, often with diagrams, charts, and bulleted lists. The lab activities are excellent, and you might be familiar with some of the old life science standbys. In the chapter on cells, three pages are devoted to explaining discoveries related to cells, the parts of a microscope, the main parts of a cell, and the differences between plant and animal cells. Several labs follow, including one where you make microscope slides with onion tissue and cells from a cheek swab and compare the cells, make a cell model using gelatin and a variety of other items, and demonstrate the process of osmosis doing a lab with a bag of scented gelatin in a bath of warm water and iodine. Now, not all chapters are that involved – many of them are much shorter, with fewer activities. Teacher resource pages are found at the end of both units in the book, and these include enrichment activities and an answer key. While you will need iodine, slides and cover slips, a microscope, and a magnifying glass for the labs, all other equipment seems to be readily available household items. 94 pages, reproducible. – Jess

  • Item #: 043662
    Retail: $36.95
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    Volcanoes and earthquakes are a constant source of intrigue for young and old alike, and this kit lets you learn about them in a fun, hands-on fashion. Learn about volcanic eruptions, vocabulary, plate tectonics, tsunamis, seismographs, and more.

    Included in this kit: plaster powder, sodium bicarbonate, tartaric acid, measuring cup, wooden spatula, red food coloring, small bottle & screw top, black plastic tube, volcanic rocks, seismograph model, tectonics puzzle, volcano quiz game, volcano model, globe model, safety glasses, and a helpful experiment manual. You will also need some additional easy-to-find items to perform some of the experiments. The 48-page experiment manual includes full color illustrations for 11 experiments and photos and illustrations of each topic.

    Have a lot of fun as you learn about our volatile planet earth and all of its inner rumblings. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 038646
    ISBN: 9781683440239
    Retail: $24.99
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  • Item #: 007373
    ISBN: 9780977691616
    Retail: $0.00
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    If you're already doing Apologia's Exploring Creation with Biology, did you know that you are all set up for seamlessly tying in this course with Science Roots to learn 123 life science roots. Science Roots is set up in much the same way that Vocabulary Vine is (please see our Spelling/Vocabulary section for complete description), where the student is given a main list of roots, and they make a study card for the root, including a root definition, example words and their definitions, and the source language (Greek or Latin). The roots are arranged in the order they are encountered in Exploring Creation with Biology, so vocabulary study can be tied in chapter by chapter. The study would also work for any other biology text, but the coordination would not be as good. The author recommends this vocabulary study as a two-year plan, ideally started before Exploring Creation with Biology. In this case, the student would study 63 roots of more general science terms the first year, and 60 roots of more specifically life-science terms the second year. Detailed instructions and implementation are offered to get you up and running, along with frequently asked questions and some suggested learning games using the vocabulary roots. The appendix contains a taxonomy chart, a complete vocabulary list, and vocabulary lists for following either the one-year or two-year plan. If you're already doing Exploring Creation with Biology, why not link vocabulary study as well? - Jess

  • Item #: 000137
    ISBN: 9780867176612
    Retail: $79.95
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    Lifepac Set plus Teacher's Manual. General Science II. Science & Society, The Structure of Matter I, The Structure of Matter II, Health & Nutrition, Energy I, Energy II, Machines I, Machines II, Balance in Nature, Science & Technology.
  • Item #: 000135
    ISBN: 9780867176599
    Retail: $79.95
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    Lifepac Set plus Teacher's Manual. General Science I. What is Science?, Perceiving Things, Earth in Space I, Earth in Space II, The Atmosphere, Weather, Climate, Human Anatomy I, Human Anatomy II, Careers in Science.
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