GREAT SCIENCE ADVENTURES SERIES, GRADES K-8

Once you use these science books, you will never go back to the old way of teaching. These teaching tools bring excitement and creative illustrations to learning. And another great thing about Great Science Adventures is that these books contain reproducible pages for the Lots of Science Library Books” your learners create. You won't believe how interested the students are, when using books they make themselves. 

Great Science Adventures is an incredible value. Each book contains 24 lessons, with 2-3 lessons completed each week. The unique format contains activities and basic content appropriate for grades K through 8. Perfect for multilevel teaching or if you want to challenge your advanced students individually. You will not find this amount of value in a single science book anywhere. 

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BJU Science Grade 3 Homeschool Kit, Third Edition

Science 3 provides age-appropriate scientific information through text, diagrams, and charts, as well as annotated photographs and illustrations. Special interest boxes occur throughout the book and Quick Check sections are included in all text lessons. The Student Text also contains instructions for experiments, activities, and projects. The last page of each chapter provides key terms and concepts as well a brief writing exercise that applies higher-level thinking skills. A glossary and index are located at the end of the book. 

This Kit Includes:

  • Text
  • Teacher's Edition
  • Activity Manual
  • Teacher's Activity Manual
  • Tests
  • Test Answer Key 

    BJU Press was formerly called Bob Jones; this resource is also known as Bob Jones Science Grade 3 Homeschool Kit, 3rd Edition.

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Lifepac Science, Grade 3, Complete Set

The LIFEPAC Science complete set contains all 10 student workbooks for a full year of study plus the comprehensive Teacher's Guide.

Topics covered include:

  • You Grow And Change 
  • Plants 
  • Animal Growth And Change 
  • You Are What You Eat 
  • Properties Of Matter 
  • Sounds And You 
  • Times And Seasons 
  • Rocks And Their Changes 
  • Heat Energy 
  • Physical Changes

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A Reason for Science, Level C, Complete Homeschool Kit

Now packaged as one all-inclusive, kit  A Reason for Scienceincludes everything necessary for a year's worth of scientific discovery. The full-color, 36-lesson, student workbook is designed to develop critical thinking skills; each week, students begin with a hands-on activity demonstrating a key science concept, which is followed by discussion, journaling & comprehension questions, summary, and related scriptural object lesson. Each hands-on activity has step-by-step directions and is accompanied by illustrations for each step.
Level C is designed for Grade 3, and covers seed cycles, the nervous, circulatory, skeletal systems, gravity, Newton's laws, air pressure, earth sediments, energy and matter and more.

The included teacher's guide contains an overview of the course, as well as lesson-notes that surround reduced student pages. Instruction includes noting general categories; specific topic focus; objective, overview, additional comments, options for alternative procedures, teacher-to-teacher notes, direct instruction with some scripting, field trip & guest speaker ideas, answers, and other important teaching information. 

You don't have to hunt all over the house for hands-on activity and experiment supplies; everything you need for each grade's work is included in the Team Materials Kit. Contents are specific to each grade, and contain everything from common household objects to harder-to-find materials in a snap-top plastic case, approximately 13" x 8" x 4.5".

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Christian Kids Explore Biology

Introduce your 8- to 12-year-olds to the biology basics using 35 ready-made, easy-to-follow lessons. Unabashedly Christian and classical in flavor, this lively curriculum includes gorgeous coloring pages, hands-on activities, experiments, review sheets, and memorization lists. Designed for twice-weekly teaching, it allows plenty of time for field trips, too! Adaptable for younger children. 295 pages, softcover from Bright Ideas.

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH BOTANY W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

In this award-winning homeschool elementary science curriculum, Exploring Creation with Botany presents a scientifically sound and God-honoring study of botany for grades K-6. Content covered includes the nature of botany and the process of classifying plants. It then discusses the development of plants from seeds, the reproduction processes in plants, the way plants make their food, and how plants get their water and nutrients and distribute them throughout the body of the plant.

The Botany Junior Notebooking Journal is the newest product in the Young Explorer Series. A companion to Exploring Creation with Botany, this junior journal is much like the regular Botany Notebooking Journal but is designed for younger students or those with limited writing skills. All the lines in the junior journal are primary writing lines (a dashed line between two solid lines), and there are far fewer than in the regular journal. 

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH ASTRONOMY W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

A good starting point in this award-winning homeschool elementary science curriculum. Jeannie Fulbright presents a scientifically sound and God-honoring study of astronomy for grades K-6. Content covered includes the major structures of our solar system, details about each planet, the Earth's moon, the asteroid belt, stars and galaxies outside our solar system, space travel, astronauts, and more!

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH ZOOLOGY 1 W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

In this God-honoring study of birds, Exploring Creation with Zoology 1: Flying Creatures of the Fifth Day teaches your child about the glorious design and characteristics of flying creatures, including physical characteristics, nesting habits, flight patterns, and more! Your children will learn how to attract various bird species to your yard and identify them by looking at their special physical characteristics, diverse nests, and interesting domestic practices.

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APOLOGIA ZOOLOGY 1 LAB KIT

 

  • WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD This toy contains small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
  • Complete the activities in Apologia's sold-separately Flying Creatures of the Fifth Day: Exploring Creation with Zoology 1 Text quickly and easily! This Nature's Workshop Plus! Kit contains most items you need to complete each experiment and activity-you'll just have to supply some common household/fresh items. Using the items in this kit, students will be able to see caterpillars grow into butterflies, observe ants in a homemade ant farm, and display interesting insect specimens. Items are packaged in individual lesson packs for ease of use.

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH ZOOLOGY 2 W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

God filled the Earth's waters with animals great and small. Exploring Creation with Zoology 2: Swimming Creatures of the Fifth Day covers swimming creatures from the microscopic to the massive. No matter how near or far you live from the ocean, you and your students will wonder at God's designs in the amazing aquatic animals He formed. Apologia's second zoology book will take you and your family on a delightful exploration into the wonders of the swimming creatures.

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APOLOGIA ZOOLOGY 2 LAB KIT

  • WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD This toy is a small ball. Not for children under 3 years. This toy contains small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Children under 8 years can choke or suffocate on uninflated or broken balloons. Adult supervision required. Keep uninflated balloons from children. Discard broken balloons at once.

Designed to accompany Apologia's Exploring Creation with Zoology 2, with this kit, you will have almost everything you need to complete the book's hands-on experiments and activities - all right at your fingertips. Supplies included enable children to complete an electric circuit (demonstrates how salt water conducts electricity), demonstrate how blubber keeps whales warm in cold ocean temperatures, and make their own "fossils," just to name a few! Items are packaged in individual lesson bags for ease of use. Some household/fresh materials will still need to be gathered by parents.

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH ZOOLOGY 3 W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

This third book in the zoology series takes students on a safari through jungles, deserts, forests, farms, and even their own backyard to explore, examine and enjoy the enchanting creatures God designed to inhabit the terrain. Exploring Creation with Zoology 3: Land Creatures of the Sixth Day will have your Family snuggling together as you discover amazing animals from primates to parasites, kangaroos to caimans, and turtles to the terrifying T-Rex!

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APOLOGIA ZOOLOGY 3 LAB KIT

WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD This toy contains small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Complete the activities in Apologia's sold-separately Land Animals of the Sixth Day: Exploring Creation with Zoology 3, you will have almost everything you need to complete the book's hands-on experiments and activities--all right at your fingertips! Have fun learning outside of the book, and see how science works right before your eyes. Some household/live/fresh items must still be provided by the parents.

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EXPLORING CREATION WITH HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY W/ JUNIOR NOTEBOOKING JOURNAL HOMESCHOOL KIT IN A BAG

Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology is an elementary level Anatomy and Physiology book that gives glory to God as children discover all that goes on in their bodies from their heads to the nails on their toes! Beginning with a brief history of medicine and a peek into cells and DNA, your students will voyage through fourteen lessons covering many subjects, such as the body systems: skeletal, muscular, respiratory, digestive, cardiovascular, nervous and more!

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APOLOGIA ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LAB KIT | EVERYTHING YOU NEED FOR EXPLORING CREATION WITH HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY BY: NATURE'S WORKSHOP PLUS!

SAVE A TON OF TIME AND MONEY BY BUYING THE WHOLE KIT! Designed to accompany Apologia's sold-separately Exploring Creation with Human Anatomy and Physiology, this lab kit Includes almost everything you need to complete the book's hands-on experiments and activities. The included supplies will enable children to nibble on an edible cell, test food for vitamin C, create a working diaphragm, and much more! Items are packaged in individual lesson bags for easy use. See the images for a full list of included components. Parents will still need to gather some supplies.

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A History of Science, Revised and Expanded

This study guide provides an introduction to scientific principles which will later be studied in more detail and depth. Biographies will relate the life stories of such scientific greats as Archimedes, Galileo, Marie Curie, Thomas Alva Edison, Albert Einstein, and Louis Pasteur. Other scientists and inventors, including Isaac Newton, the Wright Brothers, and Alexander Graham Bell, will be introduced with outside research, such as library investigation, lab or related activities assigned. The course will take one school year to complete if two lessons are finished each week. This should be more than adequate for students in second through fourth grade. For older students it is suggested that the course be completed in a semester by doing three to four lessons per week.

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History of Science Time Line

This Time Line is designed for the student to assemble as they study the corresponding persons and events in the History of Science. As the student cuts, pastes and colors the figures, it will reinforce a continuity of key events in the time period. Students should be encouraged to do this as an art-project, aiming at the final product being something he or she will be proud to display to family and friends.

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OVER OUR HEADS IN WONDER: SCIENCE AND THE SKY

From sky watching and weather charting to discussions about Jesus, the Light of the world, this multifaceted source book encourages your kids to keep looking up! Organized around different facets of weather and the sky---clouds, rainbows, sun, stars, snow, wind, storms, air---it features over 25 readings/discussions and 50-plus activities/experiments incorporating science, Bible, language arts, research, and more! Grades K to 5. 85 pages, softcover.

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Science & Technology, Grades 3-4

Build science skills a day at a time! Invites students to explore basic science skills. Provides a different activity for every day of the school year. Meets National Science Education Standards. Spiral-bound for easy copying. Grade level: 3-4. 204 pages.

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Food and Nutrition for Every Kid

Find out answers---in Janice VanCleave's Food and Nutrition for Every Kid. To the delight of children, parents, and teachers everywhere, America's favorite science teacher brings a welcome addition to the popular Science for Every Kid series. Through fun, safe, and easy-to-do experiments, Janice VanCleave teaches kids ages eight to twelve all about food and nutrition.

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Teaching the Fun of Science

Now you can introduce children to the wonders of science in a way that's exhilarating and lasting. Here the author provides key tools to help you effectively teach the physical, life, and Earth and space sciences and encourage kids to become enthusiastic, independent investigators. Each science concept is presented with hands on activities, teacher tips, key terms, and much more, including: reproducible sheets of experiments and patterns; lists of expectations based on National Science Education Standards and Benchmarks; advice on preparing materials and presenting each topic; dozens of suggestions for extensions. As with all of Janice VanCleave's books, the format is easy to follow and the required materials are inexpensive and easy to find. With this book, you can inspire, challenge, and help your students to develop a lively and lifelong interest in science. Recommended for children 8-12 years old.

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