You are about to enter a wonderfully exciting, and sometimes unbelievable, world--the world of living things. In the pages of this textbook you will come to understand the nature of life as we know it today. You will also gain an appreciation of the scientific process that has resulted in the body of knowledge we know as biology.
In this textbook you will come to understand the nature of life as we know it today. You will also gain an appreciation of the scientific process that has resulted in the body of knowledge we know as biology.
The authors of Biology the Living Science wrote this book to inform, and maybe even to inspire, you about the living science of biology.
The goal of the Science Academic Standards is for all students to gain scientific literacy. Literacy means an understanding of what is important in an area of knowledge. To become literate in science, you need to develop a way of thinking and learn a body of knowledge about the natural world.
Did you know that learning to study more effectively can make a real difference in how well you do in school? Study Workbook B: Reading Foundations for Miller & Levine Biology is designed to help you build up your reading and study skills.
From a leading authority on the evolution debates comes this critically acclaimed investigation into one of the most controversial topics of our times.
The Core Edition of Miller & Levine Biology is the perfect option for a classroom looking for a concise textbook that is light on the book bag. Accompanied by robust digital support on Biology.com, the Core Edition covers the following standards-based units: the Nature of Life, Ecology, Cells, Genetics, Evolution
A great option for low-level and inclusion classrooms, with digital support on Biology. com. Authors Ken Miller and Joe Levine deliver the same trusted, relevant content in more accessible ways Written at a lower grade level with a reduced page count, the text offers additional embedded reading support to make biology come alive for struggling learners. Foundations for Learning reading strategies provide the tools to make content accessible for all your students.
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