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Environmental Science

Student Workbook

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Suitability VCE Environmental Science, IB Environmental Systems and Societies, Years 10-13 earth and environmental studies.
ISBN 978-1-927173-55-8
Edition 2013 (3rd Edition)
Format Paperback
Page Numbers 250
Size 210 x 297 mm
Colour Two-colour (black & blue)

Product Description

Contents

  • The Earth's Systems
  • Ecosystems
  • Natural Ecosystem Change
  • Populations
  • Investigating Ecosystems
  • Land and Water
  • Energy
  • Pollution
  • Global Change

Environmental Science provides an engaging and interdisciplinary introduction to the Earth’s physical and biological systems.

Engaging and visually rich coverage of core principles forms the foundation for examining the influence of humans on the Earth's resources and ecology through historical and current case studies. This revision introduces new content and aligns the workbook to its supporting digital resources. Content developments include updates on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, and in-depth coverage of energy extraction issues, pollution, and the wider environmental implications of urban development. 

The ideal companion to VCE Environmental Science, IB Environmental Systems and Societies, and Years 10-13 earth and environmental studies.

 

Product Features

  • Write-On Activities

    A variety of over 150 engaging activities facilitate effective differential instruction.

  • Learning Objectives

    Learning Objectives preface each chapter, providing students with a checklist of performance expectations, supporting resources from BIOZONE, and essential key terms.

  • Model Answer Book

    Provides suggested answers to the workbook activities. Sold separately.

  • Literacy

    Key terms activities consolidate the student’s familiarity with essential terms and their use.

  • Diagrams, illustrations and photographs

    Clear, uncomplicated diagrams, illustrations, and photographs support and reinforce the text.

  • Weblinks 

    These support activites where relevant and appropriate to extend learning beyond the workbook and to assist students in visualizing complex processes.     

Features Presentation

To find out more about the features of this great title, check out this slideshow presented by Richard Allan at the 2014 NSTA Conference.

Simply click on the right-hand side of the slide to progress the slideshow. Click on the left-hand side to view previous slides.