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Australian Curriculum: Science


Digital product suite includes:

SCIENCE QUEST EBOOKPLUS (YEARS 7-10)

Available as a familiar eBookPLUS, the Science Quest series nurtures curiosity and encourages inquiry by combining quality content with engaging digital resources.

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JACARANDA SCIENCE LEARNON (YEARS 7-8)

The Science Quest series for
Years 7-8 is now available on the learnON platform for a better learning experience.

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JACARANDA SCIENCE LEARNON
PREMIUM (YEARS 7-8)

Everything in Jacaranda Science learnON plus even more features to transform teaching and learning.

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ASSESSON SCIENCE QUEST
(YEARS 7-10)

The perfect companion to the Science Quest series, this online tool lets teachers create and assign assessments and provides students with instant feedback.

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Science Quest 7-10 for the Australian Curriculum 2E eBookPLUS


A pronounced improvement on the already highly regarded Science Quest 7-10 Australian Curriculum series, the Second Editions feature improvements based on in-depth research and feedback from practicing Science teachers.

Designed exclusively for teachers, the eGuidePLUS combines the student eBookPLUS with full teacher support to reduce lesson planning time and help navigate the curriculum. The range of resources includes work programs for every chapter, curriculum grids, a complementary suite of digital resources and fully customisable Skillsheets, WorkSheets and chapter tests.

Content highlights


Latest scientific updates in all topics including communication, biology and space

Worked solutions for all reasoning and problem-solving questions

Improvements to student engagement, with enhanced Individual Pathway activities for each sub-topic

Assessment material and comprehensive teacher support available

Engaging digital resources


New videos from the popular series ‘The story of Science’ featuring Michael Mosley

New interactivities (including games) to enrich the learning experience and improve learning outcomes

Downloadable documents including worksheets designed for easy customisation and editing

Unique ICT-based projects that provide opportunities for students to demonstrate creativity, thinking skills and teamwork

Media gallery


  • eBookPLUS main screen

    Main Screen

  • Resources menu

    Resources Menu

  • Interactivities

    Interactivity

  • Videos

    eLesson

  • ProjectsPLUS

    projectsPLUS

  • Quality Content

    Content

  • Chapter Menus

    Chapter Menu

  • Digital Documents

    Digital Document

For individual online purchases, click here for the eBookPLUS or click here for the eGuidePLUS.


Jacaranda Science 7-8 AC learnON


Developed specifically to exceed the aspirations of the Australian Curriculum, Jacaranda Science 7-8 AC learnON delivers the same quality content as eBookPLUS on the learnON platform for a better Science learning experience.

The Teacher Edition includes three topic tests per chapter, allowing teachers to assign different tests to cater for a wide range of student individual learning pathways.

Jacaranda Science 7-8 AC learnON comes with these powerful features out-of-the-box:
Everything in the one place

One-click access to theory, exposition, questions, answers, exemplary responses/solutions, assessments and results creates a seamless learning experience

Integrated media

Hundreds of videos and interactivities are embedded at the point of learning to support and enhance learning

Student visibility

A user-friendly dashboard and 360-degree view of progress and achievement levels give students immediate insights into their own performance and work habits

Immediate feedback

Worked solutions for every question and auto-marking of most questions mean students receive immediate feedback, their progress is tracked and teachers save time

Customisation

Features such as highlighting, adding notes and links, and creating favourites enable a completely personalised experience


Jacaranda Science 7-8 AC learnON premium


Enjoy everything in Jacaranda Science 7-8 AC learnON and these additional game-changing features:
Teacher visibility

Visibility into the performance of every student and continual access to all students’ activities provide evidence-based insights into students’ progress, engagement and understanding

Teacher feedback

Teachers can intervene at the right time by providing immediate and personalised feedback to students

Collaboration

For the first time, students are connected to every member of their class and their teacher for a virtual classroom experience

Premium customisation

From uploading their own resources, to creating assessments, changing marking schemes, assigning any part of the title, and even controlling access to collaboration, teachers can make each title their own

See the new Science title in action


Click the buttons on the menu to cycle through each feature:

Embedded videos

600+ videos and interactivities are embedded at the point of learning to deepen students’ understanding of key concepts

Built-in workboard

A workboard is available within suitable questions, allowing students to explain their ideas, to demonstrate their thinking and to show their working

Auto-marking

Auto-marking of many questions means students receive immediate feedback, their progress is tracked and teachers save a considerable amount of time

Worked solutions

Worked solutions for suitable questions – which appear on the same screen as the question, answer and student working – enable students to immediately rectify errors and assist those who get ‘stuck’

Practical Investigations

Students complete assigned Practical Investigations online, with a complete record of results, discussions and conclusions available for review at any time

Collaboration

Discussion and collaboration features make sharing practical activity results and experimental data easier, allowing students to base their understanding on the class findings
PREMIUM FEATURE

assessON

assessON Science Quest 7-10 for the Australian Curriculum 2E


The perfect complement to the Science Quest series, assessON is a powerful online assessment tool that enables students to complete and submit tests, homework tasks and practice exams online. Now, students can check their readiness to start a new topic, review their progress during the topic and check their achievement when you finish the topic.

With assessON Student Edition, students can:

Easily create assessment tasks for extra revision or test and exam practice

Answer a variety of question types, all of which are relevant to the subject

Receive instant feedback via automatic marking and worked solutions

View easy-to-follow reports to monitor their progress

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Teacher Edition

assessON Science Quest 7-10 for the Australian Curriculum 2E Teacher Edition


assessON Teacher Edition (which includes the Student Edition) is the teachers’ portal: an online assessment tool that is completed aligned to the Science Quest series and designed to support assessments FOR, AS and OF learning in the context of the curriculum.

With assessON Teacher Edition, teachers can:

Set up classes and other groups

Schedule assessments, revision and homework tasks that are automatically marked and recorded

Track the progress and performance of students at the individual, group or whole class level

Identify individual student strengths and weaknesses

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AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM

Get these digital products as part of the Jacaranda Digital Bundle


With three options to suit your school’s needs, the Jacaranda Digital Bundle: Australian Curriculum provides unmatched value for money, straightforward implementation, ongoing support and powerful analytics.