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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!

Nature Play Workshop for Families A Guide to 40+ Outdoor Learning Experiences in All Seasons

Nature Play Workshop for Families A Guide to 40+ Outdoor Learning Experiences in All Seasons

Author: Monica Wiedel-Lubinski, Karen Madigan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/07/2020

With this fun and practical guide to outdoor play, be inspired to unplug and spark a nature connection vital for children's healthy growth and development. Children and families are plugged into electronics and often disconnected from direct experiences in nature. This beautifully photographed, highly visual resource offers tangible approaches to nature-based learning and play for children. Parents and teachers discover the benefits of outdoor learning and simple ways to facilitate unplugged nature connection in every season. Inspired by nature preschools, forest kindergartens, and forest school models the world over, this guide includes Voices from the Field with advice from experienced nature-based educators, too. This insightful guide balances nature play experiences with hands-on projects using natural materials and is an ideal jumping off point for immersive nature play.Examples of nature-based child experiences outlined in the book include: Wildlife observation and tracking Nature sounds, songs, and poetry Gardening and cooking with wild edibles Printmaking, charcoal drawing, dyeing, and shadow play Journaling inspired by nature With Nature Play Workshop for Families, any child, anywhere, can spark a nature connection. Voices from the Field includes more ideas and tips contributed by leading educators, including: Sally Anderson, Sol Forest School, Tijeras, New Mexico Yash Bhagwanji, Florida Atlantic University Lauren Brown, Asheville Farmstead School Peter Dargatz, Woodside Elementary School, Sussex, Wisconsin Monica French, Wild Haven Forest Preschool and Childcare, Baltimore, Maryland Patricia Leon, Miami Nature Playschool Sheila William Ridge, Shirley G. Moore Lab School, Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota Beth Savitz, Irvine Nature Center, Owings Mills, Maryland Maria Soboleski, New Mexico School for the Deaf Paige Vonder Haar, Bunnell House Early Childhood Lab School, Fairbanks, Alaska Susie Wirth, Arbor Day Foundation and Dimensions Foundation

Lift-the-Flap Biology

Lift-the-Flap Biology

Author: Alice James Format: Board book Release Date: 09/07/2020

An exciting introduction to biology, from tiny bacteria to whole ecosystems, and all the living things in between. The book has an awe-inspiring, general knowledge feel and beautiful illustrations.

The Usborne Book of the Brain and How It Works

The Usborne Book of the Brain and How It Works

Author: Bettina Ip Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/07/2020

This visually astonishing story takes children on a journey into and through the brain. Simple but beautifully illustrated metaphors explain the different jobs that our brains do, and how they use brain cells to accomplish them. From the senses to sleep, memories to making decisions, this book brings the wonder of brains and brain science to life. Illustrations: Full colour throughout

Apes and Monkeys

Apes and Monkeys

Author: Anne O'Daly Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/07/2020

Find out about different apes and monkeys, including their body parts, how much they weigh, where they live and what they eat. Then test your new-found knowledge at the back of the book!

Big Cats

Big Cats

Author: Anne O'Daly Format: Hardback Release Date: 09/07/2020

Find out about tigers, lions and other big cats, including their body parts, how much they weigh, where they live and what they eat. Then test your new-found knowledge at the back of the book!

Why We Laugh The Science of Giggles

Why We Laugh The Science of Giggles

Author: Pamela Jain Dell Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/07/2020

Have you ever laughed at something that wasn't funny? Maybe you've laughed at a really serious moment during a film. Did you wonder why? The answer is in the science of laughter! From laughing uncontrollably in happiness to chuckling inappropriately, emotions can sometimes get the better of you. But next time you or your friends giggle at the wrong moment or simply can't stop, you'll understand what's really going on in your brains. Plus, you'll learn tips for decoding body language and find out about the benefits that come with laughter. All joking aside, mental health is no joke, so when behaviours and feelings have crossed the line, you'll also learn when it's time to reach out for help.

Sensation JAWS Discovery

Sensation JAWS Discovery

Author: Nepeti Nicanor Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2020

Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology Practical Skills Workbook

Cambridge International AS & A Level Biology Practical Skills Workbook

Author: Salma Siddiqui Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/06/2020

We are working with Cambridge Assessment International Education to gain endorsement for this title. Reinforce learning and deepen understanding of the key concepts covered in the revised syllabuses; ideal as course companions or homework books for use throughout the course. - Support students' learning and provide guidance on practical skills with extra practice questions and activities, tailored to topics in the Student Book - Keep track of students' work with ready-to-go write-in exercises which once completed can also be used to recap learning for revision - Offer extra support for the mathematical and statistical parts of the course Also available in the series: Biology Student Book 9781510482876 Chemistry Student Book 9781510480230 Physics Student Book 9781510482807 Biology Student eTextbook 9781510482913 Biology Whiteboard eTextbook 9781510482920 Chemistry Student eTextbook 9781510482999 Chemistry Whiteboard eTextbook 9781510483002 Physics Student eTextbook 9781510483118 Physics Whiteboard eTextbook 9781510483125 Chemistry Skills Workbook 9781510482852 Physics Skills Workbook 9781510482845

Practice makes permanent: 350+ questions for AQA A-level Biology

Practice makes permanent: 350+ questions for AQA A-level Biology

Author: Pauline Lowrie, Ariadne Baker Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/06/2020

Practise and prepare for AQA A-level Biology with hundreds of topic-based questions and one complete set of exam practice papers designed to strengthen knowledge and prepare students for the exams. This extensive practice book raises students' performance by providing 'shed loads of practice', following the 'SLOP' learning approach that's recommended by teachers. - Consolidate knowledge and understanding with practice questions for every topic and type of question, including multiple-choice, multi-step calculations and extended response questions. - Develop the mathematical, literacy and practical skills required for the exams; each question indicates in the margin which skills are being tested. - Confidently approach the exam having completed one set of exam-style practice papers that replicate the types, wording and structure of the questions students will face. - Identify topics and skills for revision, using the page references in the margin to refer back to the specification and accompanying Hodder Education Student Books for remediation. - Easily check answers with fully worked solutions and mark schemes provided in the book.

Practice makes permanent: 300+ questions for AQA GCSE Biology

Practice makes permanent: 300+ questions for AQA GCSE Biology

Author: Jo Ormisher Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/06/2020

Practise and prepare for AQA A-level Biology with hundreds of topic-based questions and one complete set of exam practice papers designed to strengthen knowledge and prepare students for the exams. This extensive practice book raises students' performance by providing 'shed loads of practice', following the 'SLOP' learning approach that's recommended by teachers. - Consolidate knowledge and understanding with practice questions for every topic and type of question, including multiple-choice, multi-step calculations and extended response questions. - Develop the mathematical, literacy and practical skills required for the exams; each question indicates in the margin which skills are being tested. - Confidently approach the exam having completed one set of exam-style practice papers that replicate the types, wording and structure of the questions students will face. - Identify topics and skills for revision, using the page references in the margin to refer back to the specification and accompanying Hodder Education Student Books for remediation. - Easily check answers with fully worked solutions and mark schemes provided in the book.

Fruit

Fruit

Author: Marissa Kirkman Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/06/2020

The important science topic of plant growth is featured in this beautiful, easily accessible book on fruit. Clear photographs and simple, engaging text describe fruit and how they help plants live and grow.

Flowers

Flowers

Author: Marissa Kirkman Format: Hardback Release Date: 25/06/2020

The important science topic of plant growth is featured in this beautiful, easily accessible book on flowers. Clear photographs and simple, engaging text describe flowers and how they help plants live and grow.