Exploring God's Creation Teacher's Manual 2nd Edition
This teacher's manual provides a suggested schedule for teaching Exploring God's Creation over a 36-week school year, as well as general teaching tips notes related to the experiments. Answers to the "Looking Back" exercises are also included.
New, 2nd edition has been expanded with additional content, plentiful colorful illustrations, and more clarity given to the activities. In grade 3, a suggested weekly schedule is provided offering flexibility to pursue topics more in-depth if desired. The series offers specific field trip ideas as well.
Students study such topics as the human body, animals, matter, energy, conservation, stewardship, and plants all from a Christian viewpoint. The texts stress hands-on learning and combines color and black & white illustrations with text to keep interest level high. Experiments use commonly available items, and review and quiz questions (with answer key) are included in the book. A separate test and key are also available.
Gently introduce science to young learners through this easy-to-use worktext approach. The series is clearly written and offers hands-on activities using household items. Colorful student workbooks contain the teaching information, activities, and review questions. The 2nd edition workbooks offer updated graphics and a few text corrections, along with an updated Teacher Manual providing succinct background information, lesson plans, memory work, and answers. Lessons are scheduled 20 minutes every other day, with encouragement to enjoy related field trips. In grade 3, a suggested weekly schedule is provided with flexibility to pursue topics more in-depth if desired. Where offered an optional Test Pack provides non-reproducible tests and an answer key. Families will appreciate the quality content and affordable price of this well-designed primary science series. Uses NJKV. ~ Deanne
Items listed in this section tend to be complete science programs with a teacher and student component, requiring few supplements besides science supplies.