AQA GCSE Biology

By Christine Woodward & Toby Houghton
December 2010
Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781444120806
Distributed by Trans-Atlantic Publications
238 pages, Illustrated
$56.00 Paper original

Make the change in GCSE Science a change for the better using the only AQA GCSE Biology Student's Book that delivers:

For high-achieving students who want the very best grades, this Student's Book for GCSE Biology contains a wide range of practical activities to support different teaching and learning styles, as well as exciting real science examples to enthuse students to implement their practical science skills in their lessons and controlled assessment tasks.

Written by an experienced teacher and senior examiner with specific AQA GCSE Science expertise, there are 'Boost your grade' boxes and 'Test yourself' questions to support A* candidates, ensuring they have the right knowledge and proficiency to get top marks in the new AQA GCSE course.

The Student's Book is supported by Dynamic Learning resources, revision material and CPD/teacher workshops to help your students learn and to help you teach the AQA GCSE Science course with confidence. Visit for details.

Table of Contents:
Biology 1
1 Keeping healthy
2 Nerves and hormones
3 Interdependence and adaptation
4 Genetic variation and evolution
Exam questions
Biology 2
5 Cells, tissues and organs
6 Photosynthesis, organisms and communities
7 Enzymes: function, industrial uses and their role in exercise
8 How do our bodies pass on characteristics?
Exam questions
Biology 3
9 Why are diffusion and active transport so important to living things?
10 How materials are transported around an organism
11 How our bodies keep internal conditions constant
12 Humans and their environment
Exam questions




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