Assignments in Biology 3

Author(s): Wendy St. Germain

Biology





Essential biology topics in a format that suits revision, assessment, homework or extension for more able students. Whilst the books have been mainly aimed at senior students, teachers of able year nine and ten students will find much that they can use with these year groups.



Book 3


Book 3 topics include:



  • What is life?

  • Health and disease

  • The bodies defence system

  • Role of white blood cells

  • Pathogens and antigens

  • Robert Koch

  • Malaria

  • SARS

  • Louis Pasteur and Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet

  • Dependence among organisms

  • Ecosystems

  • Bioaccumulation and biomagnification

  • Heavy metal pollutionMinimata Bay

  • DDTPeregrine falcon

  • Parasitism, mutualism and commensalism

  • Behavioural adaptation

  • Strata and fossils

  • Vertebrate evolution

  • Primates

  • Homo sapiens

  • Human evolution

  • Development of human culture



Major Uses and Benefits


Versatile Uses



  • Supplementary classroom lessons

  • Homework activities

  • Reinforcement of learning

  • Extension work for advanced students

  • Preparation for assessment

  • Exam revision


Teaching Benefits



  • Creative teaching ideas

  • Developing greater student interest and understanding

  • A fresh approach to a topic or lesson

  • A way of targeting student weaknesses

  • Suitable for individual or group work

  • A variety of activities for home study







Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781865097282
  • : Learning Essentials
  • : January 2003
  • : 30.00 cmmm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Wendy St. Germain
  • : en
  • : 52