|About the Book|
Science Explorer: Life, Earth, and Physical Science Physical Science Student Edition Lead author Michael Padilla offers outstanding middle school science content that builds a solid inquiry approach to Life, Earth, and Physical Science. This 3-book series gives you the exceptional features youve come to expect from the Science Explorer program: strong reading support, and multiple opportunities for hands-on inquiry. Whether using the text alone or in a tandem with exceptional ancillaries and technology, teachers can utilize differentiated instruction components to meet the needs of every student at every learning level. Unparalleled technology activates text content and takes science beyond the classroom and into the real world.A proven formula for reading success Before, during, and after reading support in every lesson enables students to fully understand the big ideas of science.Integrate labs with ease! More than 1,500 labs and activities are right at your fingertips with the Lab zone™ Easy Planner CD-ROM. Easily search all labs by time, content, or standard. Graphics come alive online Active Art helps students see text art in a new way by providing interactive, hands-on explorations of key concepts that reinforce learning. A Prentice Hall Exclusive Partnership! Emmy Award-winning Discovery Channel School™ videos and DVDs provide visual support for every chapter.