Exploring Science - for the new Junior Cycle (e-book: 3 Academic Year Licence)

By Michael O'Callaghan, Pat Doyle, Orla Molamphy & Ger Reilly

This is a three academic year licence for the e-book version of Exploring Science. It been written specifically for the new Junior Cycle by a team of experienced teachers and authors, who are specialists in their subject areas. It comprehensively covers the new Science Specification and the Framework for Junior Cycle.

  • Focuses on the development of students’ knowledge and enjoyment of Science, referencing the Nature of Science strand throughout
  • Divided into the five strands of the new specification: Nature of Science, Biological World, Chemical World, Physical World and Earth and Space
  • Student-friendly design, layout and language level (SMOG tested)
  • The user-friendly layout incorporates:
    • Learning Outcomes and Keywords at the start of every chapter
    • Well-labelled diagrams
    • A wide range of photos and illustrations
    • Coloured tabs to identify the five separate strands
  • Develops literacy and numeracy by highlighting key words and the interrogation of data
  • Includes a mix of individual and group work activities to promote active learning
  • Provides activities that promote research-based enquiry
  • Engages students with scientific issues and ideas to develop scientific literacy
  • Links to the Statements of Learning as outlined in the Framework for Junior Cycle
  • Contains a substantial and detailed index
  • Free Student Portfolio provides additional material, questions and activities to complement textbook content
  • Teacher e-book available on www.edcodigital.ie

Minimum Device Requirements 

Please note the following minimum device requirements before you purchase this e-book:



- Models: iPad 2 or later

- Operating System: iOS 7 or later



- Operating Systems: Windows 8 or later

- Device Specification: 2GB RAM, 32GB free hard disk space and WiFi enabled



- Operating System: 4.0 (ICS) or later   
- 1GB Ram, 4GB free storage space and WiFi enabled   

An active and working internet connection is required for the initial login process and the downloading of our e-book content and resources. Please see our Edco Learning brochure for more information


If you are unsure whether or not your device meets the above minimum requirements please e-mail support@edcolearning.ie or phone 01-4299257 prior to purchasing.



A single user licence entitles a user to be logged-on to either one of the above device types at any one time.


Class: 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Edco e-book
Price: €21.50 (Ex. VAT: €19.57)
Further Information
Class:1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:Higher Level, Ordinary Level

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