Jacaranda Science Quest

For the Australian Curriculum

The Jacaranda Science Quest Australian Curriculum series provides teachers with the tools and resources they want and need to spark students’ curiosity about the world around them.

Build essential Science Inquiry Skills (SIS)

Visible differentiation is provided at every stage of learning from pre-test to reflection – enabling every student to take their own unique path. Teachers can easily tailor lessons and create differentiated assignments using our customisable worksheets and online question banks.

Unrivalled teacher support

teachON offers teachers time-saving support and inspiration, with ready-made lesson plans, practical teaching advice, differentiated work programs, extensive practical and lab support and customisable assessment. With access to the learnON platform, teachers also receive immediate insights into your students’ performance and engagement.

Innovation for the modern classroom

Innovative resources that are pedagogically meaningful and designed to engage students in the study of science. With access to the learnON platform, teachers can spark students’ interest and easily tailor lessons and create custom assignments.


See it for yourself! Get full teacher digital access for 90 days:

  • Series Features

    The latest editions of Jacaranda Science Quest AC series include these key features:

    • Video clips from the popular series The Story of Science with Michael Mosley are directly embedded at the point of learning
    • End of topic questions are grouped into ‘Remember,’ ‘Think’ and ‘Investigate’ sections
    • Individual pathways chapter revision worksheets (3 per topic) cater to learners at different levels
    • Exemplary responses demonstrate best practice and help prevent the creation of misconceptions
    • Practical investigations and rich tasks provide students with opportunities for open-ended problem solving
    • Reading content with integrated media provides a dynamic and uninterrupted learning experience
    • A brand new student eWorkbook and Practical investigation eLogbooks provides additional differentiated, and customisable activities to further develop students’ skills
    • teachON delivers enhanced teaching support resources including teaching advice, lesson plans, work programs and quarantined assessments

  • Formats

    Jacaranda provides a range of format options to allow teachers to teach their class their way.


    Printed textbook with free digital code inside


    learnON is our immersive and flexible digital learning platform.

    iPad app

    Trusted Jacaranda content available online and offline through the iPad app


    Downloadable PDFs available in the learnON platform

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  • Accreditation

    Jacaranda is an CCIQ Business Ready QAssure accredited supplier.

  • Offers and complementary products


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    Jacaranda Bundle Offers

    Get Jacaranda Science Quest AC as part of the Jacaranda Digital Bundle (digital-only) or the Jacaranda Value Bundle (print with digital). These bundles provide trusted, high quality resources, at one low price to meet the unique needs of every Australian school.



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    Jacaranda assessON

    assessON is Jacaranda’s online assessment tool for Years 7-10. This tool makes it easy to evaluate and track Science students’ readiness for learning, their progress as they learn, and their levels of achievement.


Jacaranda Science Quest AC series

The Jacaranda Science Quest Australian Curriculum series is available in a print with digital (learnON) or digital-only format to allow teachers to teach their class, their way. For digital customers, use your resource both online and offline with downloadable PDFs and the iPad app.