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  • Item #: 067084
    ISBN: 9781465435521
    Retail: $17.99
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      Children love learning about animals. Satisfy their curiosity with a healthy dose of learning using this well illustrated and engaging book. After a brief introduction to the animal kingdom, each of five sections is dedicated to different animal groups: Mammals, Birds, Reptiles and Amphibians, Creepy-crawlies, and Fish. Each section begins with an overview of the animal group before covering specific animals and traits of the group. Information presented clearly explains basic intricacies of the animal world and the vibrant illustrations bring animal life alive! Includes special features to facilitate learning: quizzes, “turn and learn” to follow a topic, and “weird or what” animal facts. Additional reference section included. Excellent introduction to the animal world for children. Evolutionary content. 168 pgs, hc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 066634
    ISBN: 9781426325427
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      My children loved to get lost in a good encyclopedia. Maybe that sounds odd today, but I am still a firm believer in having accessible, quality books available for children to read when curiosity peaks. Lavishly illustrated and divided into two parts, Physical and Life Science, this resource is jam packed with information, fun facts, hands-on activities and intermingled science related jokes. The introductory section explains what science is, how scientists work and the scientific theory before describing the difference between physical and life science and going deeper into respective areas. Evolutionary content.

      Physical science is separated into four sections: matter, forces and machines, energy, and electronics. Subtopics are presented in a 2-page spread that includes photographs and colorful graphics, clearly explained textual information, historical or unique fun facts, activities or jokes. A sampling of topics includes chemistry basics, organic chemistry, noble gases, gravity, friction, radio waves, satellites, nuclear power, sound waves and more.

      Life Science is separated into four sections: the universe, life on earth, human body and planet earth. Subtopics are presented similarly to the physical science section. A sampling of topics includes the big bang, solar system, classification of living things, microbes, reptiles, ancient medicine, genes, reproduction and growth, volcanoes, earthquakes, the earth’s age, rocks and minerals, biomes conservationism, and more. Includes websites, books and film recommendations, a glossary, and index. An excellent resource for your home or school library. 303 pgs, hc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 059209
    ISBN: 9781426325502
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  • Item #: 057968
    ISBN: 9781426309489
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    Stunning photography and original art work take you on a tour of "space… the final frontier." This tour will take you through the facts and fiction of space study.

    This hardcover 190-page resource will take you from the Big Bang, through a tour of our solar system. It will also discuss space travel through the stars and neighboring galaxies, enter into speculation about alien life, and where we might be headed in the future of space study and travel. Along with the visual tour, you will read explanations and facts concerning space objects and interesting conjecture about the space we don't know. 192 pages, hc. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 037645
    ISBN: 9781426320743
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  • Item #: 065933
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  • Item #: 059966
    ISBN: 9781426306617
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    Quizzes, jokes, hidden pictures, mazes and more! From the National Geographic Kids magazine (including its famous nature photography), this fun, colorful book is filled with 80 pages of nature and science-related activities to keep your little ones busy on a rainy day or on the go. Softcover. – Laura

  • Item #: 074331
    ISBN: 9781426327780
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  • Item #: MP1SSE
    Retail: $377.37
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    This package contains the same books as Memoria Press' First Grade Supplemental Science and Enrichment Complete set with one exception: we have substituted Penguins! National Geographic Reader Level 2 in place of Penguins Are Cool – American Museum of Natural History reader, which is out of print. Please see below for complete set contents.

     

  • Item #: MP1SSC
    Retail: $250.00
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    This package contains the same books as Memoria Press' First Grade Continuing Supplemental Science & Enrichment set with one exception: theirs includes Penguins Are Cool American Museum of Natural History Reader which is out of print, so we have substituted Penguins! National Geographic Reader Level 2. Complete package contents listed below.

     

  • Item #: AGMECH
    Retail: $390.64
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    The Instructor Resource CD-Rom includes textbook and workbook answer keys and lesson plans. There are no power point teaching notes or student lab workbook. Computer requirements: Windows: Intel Pentium Dual-Core processor 2 GHz or equivalent, Windows 7/8/10, 2 GB Ram, Adobe Reader and IE explorer for weblinks. Mac: Intel Pentium Dual-Core processor 2 GHz or equivalent, Mac OS X v. 10.6 or higher, 2GB Ram, Safari, and Adobe Reader.

  • Item #: AGMCHO
    Retail: $252.00
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    The 1-Year Online Access includes an online textbook, the optional Lab Workbook and the Instructor Resources including lesson plans, answer keys for the textbook and lab manual, power point teaching notes for the parent/teacher to use, and assessments (with answers) using the included ExamView Assessment software. Please note, this did take a few attempts to download correctly for our review purposes, doing the custom install was successful. Access begins when the parent/teacher registers the course and is available for 365 days. High speed internet access is recommended.

    The Lab Workbook includes chapter reinforcement questions and hands on lab activities. Lab activities are designed to be completed with instructor guidance. Some additional materials are necessary, many are household items, although others require more specific lab supplies. However, due to the sheer number of activities, parents can pick and choose the best options for their family. Pages can be printed or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the responses for grading.

    Worth mentioning, the included student materials are reproducible for homeschool and co-op/classroom use.

    A print version of the lab workbookwill be available. Contact us for availability.