The Nature of Science provides excellent examination preparation for Junior Cycle Science students. The questions on the official SEC Sample Paper will feel familiar to students using this textbook and its accompanying Student Resources & Revision Book.
Encourages scientific enquiry through Extended Investigations and Science in Society research tasks
Focuses on improving scientific literacy through case studies taken from a wide range of media sources
Specific Learning Outcomes indicated at the beginning of each chapter.
Original end-of-chapter questions which are divided into:
Each chapter begins with a concise opening page listing the main sections within this chapter, the LOs covered in these sections and the reasons why the student needs to learn this content (why this matters). This approach is in keeping with the Junior Cycle rationale of encouraging students to take responsibility for their learning.