Engage with important earth science concepts and themes
Perfect for on-level middle school students or struggling high school students, this interactive worktext can be used as full-course text or as a supplement.
The wide-ranging content is presented in a clear and concise format and covers minerals, the atmosphere, plate tectonics and continental drift, weather, the oceans, conservation, and more.
Each of the 21 chapters opens with a Laboratory Investigation with questions that direct observation and evoke the independent formulation of conclusions. Chapters include extensive question sets for homework and review.
Chapter reviews include science terms, matching questions, multiple-choice questions, modified true-false questions, and Testing Your Knowledge. A Science, Technology, and Society end-of-chapter feature explores real-world issues.