Observatory - Secondary 3
A scientific look at the human organism
Observatory is designed to meet the goals of the MELS educational renewal. The materials cover the competencies and concepts of the Science and Technology (ST) and Applied Science and Technology (AST) programs for Secondary Cycle Two.
Observatory is rich in thought-provoking learning situations, informative texts and stimulating activities, which will broaden students' knowledge of science and technology. By providing meaningful contexts for their learning, Observatory encourages students to become independent thinkers, able to apply their scientific and technological competencies in today's world.
A Multitude of Features Covering the broad theme of the human organism, the Student Book is divided according to the four areas ? the material world, the living world, the Earth and space, and the technological world ? so that students can easily find the information they need to do the learning activities. Recurring chapter features offer additional information and concrete explanations, such as:
- little-known or surprising facts
- contributions of scientists and technologists, past and present
- interdisciplinary connections with math, history and physical education
- descriptions of occupations that involve the application of concepts covered
FREE! With each purchase of the Observatory: The Human Organism Student Book, get a free copy of Toolbox , a complete guide to the materials and techniques used in labs and workshops, including detailed procedures and photos of all the basic equipment.
Observe the human organism on the pages of a unique work of reference!