Biology: An Everyday Experience not only presents information, it asks thought-provoking questions. Labs bring the text to life as you use scientific methods to solve problems. You will see how biology affects you as a consumer and learn about careers in biology. Take time now to see what your textbook offers.
Guide all your students to success in biology Biology: An Everyday Experience is designed for students with a broad range of abilities. This comprehensive course of study in biology emphasizes fundamental concepts of biology and their everyday applications, critical-thinking and study skills, and hands-on experiences. The text applies the study of biology to students' everyday worlds, thereby making it relevant and exciting. Everyday analogies illustrate all major concepts and make biology more understandable. The program has a controlled reading level to allow the presentation to be accessible to all students.
Science textbook with topics: forces, pressure, energy, earth materials, resources, air, etc.
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