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Exploring Creation with General Science Text Only

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Item #: 017414
ISBN: 9781932012866
Grades: 7-8
Author: Dr. Jay L. Wile

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Publisher:Apologia
Pub. Date: 2008
Dimensions: 11.25 x 8.75 x 1.33 (inches)
Language: English
Age Range: 12-14
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I was really looking forward to receiving this curriculum because our family has used all of the Apologia Elem Science books (by Jeannie Fulbright) and loved them After reading the reviews I was sure we would love this product as well However I was so disappointed when I received it If you are a homeschool family looking for an intelligent discussion on evolution vs creation this is not the text for you I found that the author took a very condescending tone throughout this topic going so far as to ridicule those who did not agree with his creationist viewpoint While the information and experiments presented were well-done I found the text so thoroughly suffused with Mr Wile's dogma that it was offensive Also Mr Wile takes an extreme pro-vaccination stance in his text again showing condescension to those who might disagree with this view I realize this review is different than most others for this product but I wish I would have known this before purchasing this text I was pleased that I was able to return the text to Rainbow Resources but sad that I will be looking beyond Apologia for my junior and high school children
July 28, 2011
I greatly enjoyed this program! My friend and I did it together and we loved reading the text and doing the experiments We liked the way the text was written (ie a "conversational tone") to us and not at us which seems to be the way a majority of science texts were written We took more than 36 weeks to complete the program and the only test we took was for module #1 and that was orally The course was excellent and I can still recall the information I garnered from it
My daughter got a late start on this text last year and was not able to finish but she is very excited about beginning again this year She has never cared much for science until we started Apologia The experiments are fun and easy therefore WE learn a lot It doesn't take much teacher prep other than ensuring you have necessary project materials and the materials are usually things you have around the house anyway Since this book is adaptive to each learning style- especially visual and tactical- it will be used for my other two children The money spent on it was well worth it!
September 3, 2008
Great introduction to general science. Reader-friendly. Challenging.
November 27, 2016
Purchased
4 months ago
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Rainbow Resource Center Store
This book entirely lacks references, is full of biased statements, and drove my middle schooler bananas. Does contain lots of basic decent information, but steer clear if you are not already a young Earth creationist.
Julie V on Dec 14, 2016
Additional student
Elizabeth B on Aug 5, 2016
This book entirely lacks references, is full of biased statements, and drove my middle schooler bananas. Does contain lots of basic decent information, but steer clear if you are not already a young Earth creationist.
Julie V on Dec 14, 2016
Part of his school requirements
Elana S on Aug 26, 2016
Additional student
Elizabeth B on Aug 5, 2016
Educational purposes/needed for class
Michelle S on Jul 27, 2016
Our homeschool co-op is using it this year.
Patti H on Jul 24, 2016
need new edition for class this school year
Jon D on Jul 20, 2016
Required for home school classes.
Molly S on Jul 18, 2016
School selection for students in the Fall.
Kimberley D on Jun 24, 2016
We have always had great scienc experiences with the Exploring Creation with... series!
Angela A on Jan 20, 2016
For my great niece to learn about Science
mary ann s on Dec 3, 2015
Part of his school requirements
Elana S on Aug 26, 2016
Educational purposes/needed for class
Michelle S on Jul 27, 2016
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    I was really looking forward to receiving this curriculum because our family has used all of the Apologia Elem Science books (by Jeannie Fulbright) and loved them After reading the reviews I was sure we would love this product as well However I was so disappointed when I received it If you are a homeschool family looking for an intelligent discussion on evolution vs creation this is not the text for you I found that the author took a very condescending tone throughout this topic going so far as to ridicule those who did not agree with his creationist viewpoint While the information and experiments presented were well-done I found the text so thoroughly suffused with Mr Wile's dogma that it was offensive Also Mr Wile takes an extreme pro-vaccination stance in his text again showing condescension to those who might disagree with this view I realize this review is different than most others for this product but I wish I would have known this before purchasing this text I was pleased that I was able to return the text to Rainbow Resources but sad that I will be looking beyond Apologia for my junior and high school children
    July 28, 2011
    I greatly enjoyed this program! My friend and I did it together and we loved reading the text and doing the experiments We liked the way the text was written (ie a "conversational tone") to us and not at us which seems to be the way a majority of science texts were written We took more than 36 weeks to complete the program and the only test we took was for module #1 and that was orally The course was excellent and I can still recall the information I garnered from it
    My daughter got a late start on this text last year and was not able to finish but she is very excited about beginning again this year She has never cared much for science until we started Apologia The experiments are fun and easy therefore WE learn a lot It doesn't take much teacher prep other than ensuring you have necessary project materials and the materials are usually things you have around the house anyway Since this book is adaptive to each learning style- especially visual and tactical- it will be used for my other two children The money spent on it was well worth it!
    September 3, 2008
    Great introduction to general science. Reader-friendly. Challenging.
    November 27, 2016
    Purchased
    4 months ago
  • Q & A
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    Why did you choose this?
    Rainbow Resource Center Store
    This book entirely lacks references, is full of biased statements, and drove my middle schooler bananas. Does contain lots of basic decent information, but steer clear if you are not already a young Earth creationist.
    Julie V on Dec 14, 2016
    Additional student
    Elizabeth B on Aug 5, 2016
    This book entirely lacks references, is full of biased statements, and drove my middle schooler bananas. Does contain lots of basic decent information, but steer clear if you are not already a young Earth creationist.
    Julie V on Dec 14, 2016
    Part of his school requirements
    Elana S on Aug 26, 2016
    Additional student
    Elizabeth B on Aug 5, 2016
    Educational purposes/needed for class
    Michelle S on Jul 27, 2016
    Our homeschool co-op is using it this year.
    Patti H on Jul 24, 2016
    need new edition for class this school year
    Jon D on Jul 20, 2016
    Required for home school classes.
    Molly S on Jul 18, 2016
    School selection for students in the Fall.
    Kimberley D on Jun 24, 2016
    We have always had great scienc experiences with the Exploring Creation with... series!
    Angela A on Jan 20, 2016
    For my great niece to learn about Science
    mary ann s on Dec 3, 2015
    Part of his school requirements
    Elana S on Aug 26, 2016
    Educational purposes/needed for class
    Michelle S on Jul 27, 2016
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