Pearson Science NCEA Level 1: NZ Adaptation
Pearson Science NCEA Level 1 is an adaptation from the Pearson Australia publication Pearson Science 10. The New Zealand consultants, Carolyn Haslam andColin North, adapted material that is pertinent to the three Level 1 Science external achievement standards.
Topics covered are:
• DNA and Genetics
• Natural Selection and Evolution
• Periodic Table
• Chemical Reactions
• Motion and Energy
There is a strong Nature of Science thread running throughout the content including profiles of six current New Zealand scientists and how science is used on an everyday basis. Each chapter features a unit review and practical activities to reinforce classroom learning.