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Educational: Biology

See below for a selection of the latest books from Educational: Biology category. Presented with a red border are the Educational: Biology books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Educational: Biology books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Biology The Ultimate Bitesize Study Guide

Biology The Ultimate Bitesize Study Guide

Author: DK Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/05/2020

From reproduction to respiration and from enzymes to ecosystems, this guide makes complex topics easy to grasp at a glance. Perfect support for coursework, homework, and exam revision. Each topic is fully illustrated to support the information, make the facts crystal clear, and bring the science to life. For key ideas, How it works and Look closer boxes explain the theory with the help of simple graphics. And for revision, a handy Key facts box provides a simple summary you can check back on later. With clear, concise coverage of all the core biology topics, Super Simple Biology is the perfect accessible guide to biology for children, supporting classwork, and making studying for exams the easiest it's ever been.

The DNA Book Discover what makes you you

The DNA Book Discover what makes you you

Author: DK Format: Hardback Release Date: 07/05/2020

This book introduces children ages 7-9 to the amazing science of DNA, genetics, and what makes you you. It's inside every living plant and animal, from the tiniest seed to the person standing next to you, but how much do you know about DNA? This book gives children an in-depth look at DNA and its role in all living things--from why we have different-colored eyes to why we age. Discover what DNA is, what it does, and how it shapes our lives, including inheritance and why we look like our parents; forensic science and how DNA evidence helps catch criminals; and genetic engineering and if we could bring dinosaurs back to life. With fun illustrated DNA characters, clear diagrams, and astonishing photographs, children will love learning about themselves and this all-important molecule. The DNA Book is packed with colorful illustrations and mind-boggling facts, perfect for curious young minds. It's a great addition to any STEAM library and decodes how DNA underpins life on Earth.

Sensation JAWS Discovery

Sensation JAWS Discovery

Author: Nepeti Nicanor Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/04/2020

The Germ Lab The Gruesome Story of Deadly Diseases

The Germ Lab The Gruesome Story of Deadly Diseases

Author: Richard Platt Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/04/2020

A deliciously humorous and comprehensive history of disease and pestilence, told from the point of view of the bugs and pests that cause them. The Germ Lab features case histories of specific epidemics, 'eyewitness' accounts from the rats, flies, ticks and creepy-crawlies who spread diseases, plus plenty of fascinating facts and figures on the biggest and worst afflictions. Illustrated throughout with brilliantly entertaining artworks and endearing characters, you'll be entertained by a cabinet war room showing the war on germs, a rogues' gallery highlighting the worst offenders, the very deadliest diseases examined under the microscope, and much more.

Body Bits: Hair-raising Human Body Facts

Body Bits: Hair-raising Human Body Facts

Author: Paul Mason Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/04/2020

Bizarre, incredible and downright gross facts about human and animal bodies In Hair-raising Human Body Facts, you'll learn about some of the most incredible things going on inside you right now! Giggle and gasp as you read about and see some truly astonishing (and sometimes silly) parts of the human body, such as your super-cool cornea, which gets it oxygen from the air and has no blood at all flowing to it, or your secretly clever nostrils, which take turns breathing - that's some amazing teamwork! The 'Body Bits' series is written by the hilarious and knowledgeable Paul Mason, and illustrated by Dave Smith, whose laugh-out-loud and action-packed artwork can't be beat. Reading and learning become a source of endless fun for even the most reluctant reader with 'Body Bits'.

Body Bits: Astounding Animal Body Facts

Body Bits: Astounding Animal Body Facts

Author: Paul Mason Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/04/2020

Bizarre, incredible and downright gross facts about human and animal bodies In Astounding Animal Body Facts, you'll learn about some of the most unbelievable and intricate adaptations in the animal kingdom. Giggle and gasp as you read about and see some truly shocking animal bodies, such as the lungless ET salamander that breaths with its skin and looks like your favourite alien, or the pistol shrimp that can snap its huge claw shut at such great speed, it sends a wave through the water that stuns nearby fish - how's that for clever hunting? The 'Body Bits' series is written by the hilarious and knowledgeable Paul Mason, and illustrated by Dave Smith, whose laugh-out-loud and action-packed artwork can't be beat. Reading and learning become a source of endless fun for even the most reluctant reader with 'Body Bits'.

Higher Biology Student Book (second edition) For Curriculum for Excellence Sqa Exams

Higher Biology Student Book (second edition) For Curriculum for Excellence Sqa Exams

Author: John Di Mambro, Angela Drummond, Stuart White, Leckie Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/04/2020

Exam Board: SQA Level: Higher Subject: Biology First Teaching: 2018, First Exam: 2019 The Higher Biology Student Book helps teachers and students map their route through the CfE programme, providing comprehensive and authoritative guidance for the course. * Full coverage of the new Higher course specifications with list of learning intentions * Attractive layout with clear text features * Key questions highlight crucial concepts and techniques that need to be grasped by students in order to progress to the next learning intention * What the examiner/assessor is looking for to help teachers & students feel secure * End of unit material - unit assessment, exam-style questions with worked answers and examiners commentary, self-assessment Student Books give a practical, supportive approach to help deliver the new curriculum and offer a blend of sound teaching and learning with assessment guidance.

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics: Workbook Grade 9 for Jamaica

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics: Workbook Grade 9 for Jamaica

Author: Derek McMonagle Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2020

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics Grade 9 for Jamaica is an activity-led science course for the National Standards Curriculum. It has been specially developed to help students develop the skills they need for success in science. * Developed and written specifically for Jamaica * Features special Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) activities for each topic * Provides clear and accessible explanations of each topic * Has 'Check your understanding' sections at the end of each topic to allow teachers and students to assess their progress * Contains end-of-unit questions to check the students have understood the ideas in each Unit * Has accompanying workbooks specially written to provide opportunities for written activities, for homework and to help students with revision

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics Grade 9 for Jamaica

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics Grade 9 for Jamaica

Author: Derek McMonagle Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/04/2020

Exploring Biology, Chemistry and Physics Grade 9 for Jamaica is an activity-led science course for the National Standards Curriculum. It has been specially developed to help students develop the skills they need for success in science. * Developed and written specifically for Jamaica * Features special Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) activities for each topic * Provides clear and accessible explanations of each topic * Has 'Check your understanding' sections at the end of each topic to allow teachers and students to assess their progress * Contains end-of-unit questions to check the students have understood the ideas in each Unit * Has accompanying workbooks specially written to provide opportunities for written activities, for homework and to help students with revision

I Ate Sunshine for Breakfast

I Ate Sunshine for Breakfast

Author: Michael Holland Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2020

From expert ecologist and educator Michael Holland, this illustrated compendium celebrates the plants in your life, from minty toothpaste to the floral names in your classroom. This comprehensive guide covers everything from the parts of a plant through to conservation, and also features DIY projects for young gardeners.

Mind Maps: Biology How to Navigate the Living World

Mind Maps: Biology How to Navigate the Living World

Author: Dr Helen Pilcher Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/04/2020

Biology is the natural science that studies life on our planet: from fungi to fossils and ecosystems to extremophiles, there is a whole world waiting to be discovered. 'Mind Maps: Biology' helps you to understand the natural world and to learn its language by exploring ten mind maps, which are powerful tools for visual learning and understanding. Complex ideas are explained using text and illustrations that are easy to follow. Featuring specially commissioned, hand-drawn maps, diagrams and doodles, together with an expert analysis of concepts, this book provides a wealth of visual information across a range of complex subjects.

Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology Student's Book

Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology Student's Book

Author: David Martindill, Michael Smyth, Mike Smith Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/03/2020

The Collins Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology course promotes a rich and deep understanding of the 9700 syllabus (for examination from 2022) and development of practical skills. This Student's Book provides in depth coverage of the Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology syllabus. This text was written by experts in their field and allows students to develop practical skills in a range of contexts, deepen understanding of key concepts and make links between topics. Students are given regular opportunities to practice and revisit skills and understanding, and evaluate their learning throughout the course. Exam Board: Cambridge Assessment International Education First teaching: 2020; First examination: 2022 * Develop and strengthen practical skills throughout with assignments and experimental skills features and regular opportunities to handle, apply and evaluate data * Deepen understanding by making connections between topics. The prior understanding reviews and end of chapter mind maps provide starting points to build upon * Build self-awareness and take control of learning using the questions and opportunities for reflection throughout the book * Challenge and strengthen learning with stretching extension questions * Prepare for examinations with exam-style questions * Full teacher support also provided including syllabus mapping, notes on common misconceptions, a wealth of activities and regular assessments including prior knowledge reviews, mid-chapter formative and end of chapter exam-style summative tests Collins is working with Cambridge Assessment International Education towards endorsement of this title.