Prentice Hall Physical Science: Concepts in Action helps students make the important connection between the science they read and what they experience every day. Relevant content, lively explorations, and a wealth of hands-on activities take students' understanding of science beyond the page and into the world around them. Now includes even more technology, tools and activities to support differentiated instruction!
Each chapter in Physical Science begins with an activity geared toward developing one or more 21st century skills. All of these activities task students to capture what they are learning in biology class and apply the knowledge to solving real-life problemsin order to encourage productive, thoughtful members of the 21st century world.
A Pearson exclusive - is the most robust interactive lab available. A proven formula for reading success before during, and after every lesson enables students to fully understand key concepts. Relevant content, lively explorations, and a wealth of hands-on activities help students understand science.
Available online and on CD-ROM. Audio of the full text read-aloud supports English language learners and reluctant readers. PresentationEXPRESS helps you create dynamic presentations with slides, videos, and participatory activities.
Pearson encourages 21st century learning by infusing the core subjects and themes throughout our programs—Life and Career Skills, Learning and Innovation Skills, and Information, Media, and Technology Skills. The ultimate goal—to ensure that every child is prepared for the 21st century with skills like critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, innovation and global competence.
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