Exploring Science - for the new Junior Cycle (incl. Student Portfolio & FREE e-book)

By Michael O'Callaghan, Pat Doyle, Orla Molamphy & Ger Reilly
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Exploring Science has 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
  • Students can download their free Exploring Science e-book by visiting: www.edcolearning.ie/code


Class: 1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Format: Textbook
Price: €29.95
Further Information
Class:1st Year, 2nd Year, 3rd Year 
Exam:Junior Cert
Suitable Levels:Higher Level, Ordinary Level

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