Ascent! 1
Key Stage 3 Science
Ascent! Series

By Louise Petheram, et al.
December 2002
Nelson Thornes
ISBN: 0-7487-6792-4
192 pages, Illustrated, 7 3/4 x 10 1/2"
$27.50 Paper Original

This series is focused on delivering custom materials which are designed and presented to meet the needs of enthusiastic and committed students. The resources cover Levels 5-8/EP, and are written for an average reading ability level, but with full and proper use of scientific terminology throughout. The series is written to follow the QCA Scheme of Work, and contains three books that cover combined science materials in Years 7, 8 and 9. The materials demonstrate coverage of ideas and evidence, key skills and ICT, providing bridging material to Key Stage 4. They can be used as a complementary resource for higher ability students in mixed sets or as a stand-alone course in streamed sets.

Contents include: Biology: Cells, Reproduction, Environment & Feeding Relationships, Variation & Classification, Chemistry: Acids & Alkalis, Chemical Reactions, Particles, Solutions, Physics: Energy Resources Electrical Circuits, Forces & their Effects, the Solar System & Beyond.

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