Written by well-respected authors, the Cambridge Checkpoint Science suite provides a comprehensive, structured resource which covers the full Cambridge Secondary 1 framework and seamlessly progresses into the next stage. This engaging course supports teaching of the Science framework both theoretically and practically, with full coverage of the Scientific Enquiry framework integrated throughout the series. This Coursebook for Stage 8 gives a thorough introduction to the concepts, and offers a wealth of ideas for hands-on activities to make the subject matter come to life.
Introduction; Biology: 1. Plants; 2. Food and digestion; 3. The circulatory system; 4. Respiration; 5. Reproduction and development; Chemistry: 6. State of matter; 7. Elements and compounds; 8. Mixtures; 9. Material changes; Physics: 10. Measuring motion; 11. Sound; 12. Light; 13. Magnetism; Reference; Glossary and index; Acknowledgements.