Jacaranda Core Science

For the NSW Australian Curriculum

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

Sparking students' curiosity

A suite of rich, innovative and flexible resources to help students to see the connection between science and their daily experiences and to encourage inquiry and problem-solving.

Jacaranda Core Science NSW Ac series

Helping teachers teach their way

A diverse range of activities to help teachers teach science their way and give teachers the best possible experience regardless of technology constraints and platform choices.

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  • Series Features

    The latest editions of Jacaranda Core Science NSW 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

  • 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

  • Authors

    Paul Arena

    Pascale Warnant

    Kahni Burrows

    Graeme Lofts

    Merrin J. Evergreen

  • Offers and complementary products


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    Jacaranda Bundle Offers

    Get Jacaranda Science Quest NSW 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 New South Wales 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 Core Science NSW Ac series

The Jacaranda Core Science NSW Ac 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.