Three class books covering Key Stage 3 biology, chemistry and physics as separate subjects; companion teacher file CD-ROMs containing lesson plans and resource sheets as printable pdfs This is just one of the resources available for Spectrum Separate Science. It introduces the key words and concepts that pupils need in a modern, fun and clear way. The Biology units of the QCA Scheme of Work are covered, along with part of Scientific Investigations, as advised by the Framework. Questions are included throughout each chapter to check understanding and to build thinking skills. The practical activities, discussions, starters and homework that you will need to build on this core content are contained on the Teacher CD-ROM. Support is provided by the extensive guidance notes in the teacher material.
Introduction; Contents; Unit 7A Cells: the body's building bricks; Unit 7B Reproduction; Unit 7C Environment and feeding relationships; Unit 7D Variation and classification; Unit 8A Food and digestion; Unit 8B Respiration; Unit 8C Microbes and disease; Unit 8D Ecological relationships; Unit 9A Inheritance and selection; Unit 9B Fitness and health; Unit 9C Plants and photosynthesis; Unit 9D Plants for food.