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Western Australian curriculum:
Humanities and Social Sciences


The Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia series is available in print and a brand new digital format, the new edition comprehensively covers the Western Australian curriculum: Humanities and Social Sciences for Years 7-10.


Discover the Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for WA series

Four trusted Jacaranda titles in one complete package


Combining quality content, a “learning made visible” framework and an exciting new platform, Jacaranda provides new and better ways to dramatically improve teaching and learning. To meet the needs of all schools, the Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia 7-10 series will be available in print and digital formats.

Jacaranda is introducing a brand new eBook powered by learnON, the immersive digital learning platform that replaces eBookPLUS in 2018. learnON transforms trusted Jacaranda content to make learning more visible, personalised and social. For teachers, learnON includes additional teacher resources such as quarantined questions and answers, curriculum grids and work programs—no separate eGuide purchase is required.

For customers not ready to make the transition to digital-only learning, the Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia 7-10 series will be available as a familiar print textbook. The print editions also include an activation code for learnON so schools can take advantage of the benefits of both formats, and see how learnON makes it easy to start or progress their digital teaching and learning journey.

To complement the series, myWorld Atlas and myWorld History Atlas are available for Years 7-10.


Content for the Western Australian curriculum
7-10: Humanities and Social Sciences


The new Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia series combines Jacaranda Geography, History, Economics and Business, and Civics and Citizenship in one title for unbeatable value for money. The content has been updated from the Australian Curriculum, with all questions written to specifically align with the Western Australian curriculum for Humanities and Social Sciences.

Questions for WA

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All questions have been 100% written to align with the Western Australian Curriculum: Humanities and Social Sciences

Structured topics

Topics have been structured into subtopics that present sections or ‘chunks’ of content to suit classroom teaching practice

SkillBuilder

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SkillBuilders provide an in-depth learning sequence to help students master more than 70 geographical skills across the series

All in the one place

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Four subjects and optional content to extend students provide flexibility to meet the unique needs of individual classes

Instant feedback

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Feedback is available for every question, including exemplary responses which demonstrate best practice

An immersive experience

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Media-rich content with links to the myWorld Atlases provides a dynamic and uninterrupted learning experience

Powered by the Jacaranda learnON platform


All core Jacaranda Years 7-10 titles will be delivered by learnON, the new immersive digital learning platform from Jacaranda that replaces eBookPLUS.

Jacaranda learnON transforms trusted Jacaranda content to make learning more visible, personalised and social. It has been developed to achieve the highest level of digital sophistication, while supporting a wide range of users from the digital novice to the digital expert. That’s why every title delivered by learnON comes with printables (PDFs) of the reading content and activities, as well as the opportunity for teachers to unlock premium features for their classes. Find out how to unlock premium features at any time, at no additional cost.

All Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for WA titles powered by learnON comes with these powerful features out-of-the-box:

Everything in the one place, from theory to media, questions, answers and more, creates a seamless learning experience

Videos and interactivities embedded within the reading content, at the point of learning, support and enhance learning

Students gain visibility into their own performance via a user-friendly dashboard and on-demand reports

Customisation features such as highlighting, notes and favourites personalise the learning experience

Students receive immediate feedback via worked solutions and questions that are automatically marked

Teachers gain visibility into student performance with continual access to all students’ activities and results

Premium feature

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

Premium feature

Collaboration enables a virtual classroom experience as students are connected to their teacher and peers

Premium feature

Premium customisation enables teachers to upload their own resources, create and assign assessments, and more

Premium feature

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Learning made visible


All titles delivered by learnON align with the Jacaranda “learning made visible” framework.

This evidence-based pedagogical framework has been carefully constructed to make learning visible to students, teachers, schools and parents. At Jacaranda, we believe that making learning visible ensures that no student is left behind and no student is held back.

All Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for WA titles delivered by learnON provide:

Diagnosis – pre-test (for)

learnON includes a pre-test to determine students’ proficiency before they begin a new topic of study

Learning goals

Taken directly from the curriculum, learnON includes clear goals outlining what students will learn in each topic

Practice (as)

learnON enables practice through the completion of questions and particular activities, directly in the learnON platform

Rich instruction

learnON includes theories, worked examples, videos, interactivities, discussions, activities, group work, investigations, practical tasks and more

Feedback

In learnON, students receive feedback from a number of sources including the platform (via worked solutions and auto-marked questions), their teacher or peers

Remediation

With visibility of students’ results, teachers can easily identify less abled and/or weak performing students in learnON and provide remedial exercises

Acceleration (Vertical)

Teachers can accelerate students in learnON, assigning work beyond the level they are enrolled in (for example, giving a Year 7 student Year 8 work)

Extension (Horizontal)

learnON enables teachers to extend individuals or groups of students, providing work beyond the curriculum, including their own material

Collaboration

learnON provides opportunities for offline and online collaboration, from the entire title level down to the subtopic and even specific content level

End of topic formal test (of)

Teachers can use the quarantined topic tests in learnON as summative assessments, to be completed online or used as offline printable tests

Evaluation – post-test (of)

Used in conjunction with the pre-test, learnON includes a post-test to measure students’ achievement and improvement through the topic

Background

The Jacaranda Atlas celebrates 50 years with a brand new edition.


In 2017, Jacaranda is publishing the ninth edition of the iconic Jacaranda Atlas. For the first time, the hardcover atlas comes with a complimentary eBookPLUS so students and teachers get the best of both formats.

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Titles in the Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for WA series


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • LEARNON + PRINT

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 7 for WA learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730349136
    Author(s): Darlington, Mraz, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 7
    Delivery: Student text including learnON

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

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  • LEARNON

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 7 for WA learnON
    ISBN: 9780730349075
    Author(s): Darlington, Mraz, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $54.95
    Year: 7
    Delivery: Activation code

    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    BUY NOW


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • LEARNON + PRINT

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 8 for WA learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730349204
    Author(s): Darlington, Mraz, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 8
    Delivery: Student text including learnON

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

    BUY NOW

  • LEARNON

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 8 for WA learnON
    ISBN: 9780730349198
    Author(s): Darlington, Hospodaryk, Wood, Hastings, Hawkins, Jackson and Smithies
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $54.95
    Year: 8
    Delivery: Activation code

    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    BUY NOW


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • LEARNON + PRINT

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 9 for WA learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730349303
    Author(s): Darlington, Price, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 9
    Delivery: Student text including learnON

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

    BUY NOW

  • LEARNON

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 9 for WA learnON
    ISBN: 9780730349280
    Author(s): Darlington, Price, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $54.95
    Year: 9
    Delivery: Activation code

    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    BUY NOW


Choose from two formats: digital only, or digital and print.

  • LEARNON + PRINT

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 10 for WA learnON & Print
    ISBN: 9780730349310
    Author(s): Darlington, Price, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $64.95
    Year: 10
    Delivery: Student text including learnON

    Printed textbook with free digital code inside.

    BUY NOW

  • LEARNON

    Title: Jacaranda Humanities and Social Science 10 for WA learnON
    ISBN: 9780730349372
    Author(s): Darlington, Price, Smithies and Richardson
    Publish date: November 2017
    RRP: $54.95
    Year: 10
    Delivery: Activation code

    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    BUY NOW

Jacaranda’s most trusted titles and resources in one high-value bundle.


Get these titles as part of the Jacaranda Digital Bundle a high quality digital learning package of 11+ engaging resources that comes with dedicated training and support, making it easy for schools to start or progress their digital learning journey.

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See the new Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences in action


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

Embedded videos

Videos are embedded at the point of learning to allow students to gain an overview of each topic

Integrated interactivities

Interactivities are embedded at the point of learning to enhance student engagement

Exemplary responses

Exemplary responses supplied for every question – which appear on the same screen as the question and student response – enable students to immediately identify errors and assist those who get 'stuck'

Auto-marking

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

Collaboration

Collaboration features are built in to facilitate discussion and debate
PREMIUM FEATURE

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Interactive Geography atlas for Years 7-10

myWorld Atlas takes the content of the iconic printed Jacaranda Atlas online to bring Geography to life.

DISCOVER THE INTERACTIVE ATLAS

How to buy


The updated Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia 7-10 series is available as a standalone purchase, as part of a value pack (combined with additional digital products) or as part of the Jacaranda Bundle plus (a package of 10+ premium digital resources) to suit the needs of all schools and individual parents.

Purchases can be made direct from Jacaranda or through a bookseller. Prices and options are outlined below:

Individual purchase Institutional license
Pricing

Single titles
learnON + Print – $64.95
learnON – $54.95

Titles in the Jacaranda Humanities and Social Sciences for Western Australia 7-10 series are available as a standalone purchase, as part of a value pack or as part of the Jacaranda Bundle plus for Years 7-10. Bundle pricing from $110 per student.

Contact your Jacaranda Sales Consultant for more information.

How to purchase Purchase via the Jacaranda Shop. Payment is made over a secure connection. Contact your Jacaranda Sales Consultant for more information.
Digital license durations All digital resources (learnON and eBookPLUS) are subscription-based products and expire at the end of the licence duration for your purchase. To understand the duration of your digital license, please click here.

 

Important information for print customers:
The textbooks come with an activation code for learnON (the new digital learning platform) and eBookPLUS. This means customers can choose to activate one or both codes, depending on the needs of the classroom.

To learn more about the features and benefits of learnON, including how to unlock premium features for free, click here.

Important information for second-hand customers:

If you are the second or third user of a learnON (or eBookPLUS) registration code, you will be given access to the Lite version of your title. To find out what Lite access means to a second-hand owner, and how to upgrade to the full version of learnON (or eBookPLUS), please click here.

To check the status of your registration code, please click here.