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Contents
SERIES                                           Curriculum               PAGE    SERIES                                     Curriculum      PAGE

Ages 11-14 / UK Years 7-9 / US Grades 6-8                                         Ages 16-19 / UK Years 12-13 / US Grades 10-12
Interactive Science ©2011                                                 14-19   Pearson Baccalaureate for the IB Diploma     New
                                                                                                                              edition   IB   56-58
                                                                                  Biology, Chemistry, Physics
Prentice Hall Science Explorer ©2011                                      20-21
                                                                                  Environmental Science: Your World,                           59
Exploring Science: Working Scientifically NEW                             22-26   Your Turn ©2011
& Exploring Science: How Science Works
                                                                                  Pearson Chemistry ©2012                                    60-62
Go Science!                                                                 27
                                                                                                              now
                                                                                  Science Navigator ©2011   available                          63
AGS Globe Earth Science ©2012                                               27
                                                                                  AGS Globe Earth Science ©2012                                63
AGS Globe Physical Science ©2012                                            27
                                                                                  AGS Globe Physical Science ©2012                             63
Longman 11-14 Biology, Chemistry & Physics                                28-29
                                                                                  Edexcel GCE Sciences                                       64-67
Language Central™ for Science ©2011                                       30-31
                                                                                  Revision Guides for Edexcel GCE Science NEW                  66
Project STEM ©2012                                                        32-33
                                                                                  Edexcel Mastering Physics and Chemistry                      67
All About Science NEW                                                       34
                                                                                  OCR A Level Sciences                                       68-70
Science Navigator ©2011                                                     35
                                                                                  OCR Mastering Physics                                        70
Online Learning Exchange ©2013                                            36-37
                                                                                  Pearson Physics (Walker) ©2014 NEW                           71

Ages 14-16 / UK Years 10-11 / US Grades 9-10                                      Online Learning Exchange ©2013                             72-73

                                    new                                           BTEC Level 3 Nationals in Applied Science                    74
Miller & Levine Biology ©2014      Edition                                38-41
                                                                                  Pearson Health ©2014 NEW                                     75
AGS Globe Earth Science ©2012                                               42
                                                                                  Science in Society                                           76
AGS Globe Physical Science ©2012                                            42
                                                                                  Preparing for the BMAT                                       76
Science Navigator ©2011                                                     43

Online Learning Exchange ©2013                                            44-45

Environmental Science: Your World, Your                                     46
Turn ©2011

Prentice Hall Physical Science: Concepts                                    47
in Action ©2011
                                                          International
                                                New
Edexcel International GCSE Sciences          Components   GCSE            48-49
                                                          International
Cambridge IGCSE® Sciences                                 GCSE              50
                           New
Edexcel GCSE Sciences   Components                                        52-53
                         New
AQA GCSE Sciences     Components                                            54

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Miller & Levine Biology ©2014                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 14-16                                                                                                                           new edition
Connect to the Next Generation
science standards!

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Pearson Baccalaureate for the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 new edition
IB Diploma 16-19
New editions of the market leading International
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Pearson Health ©2014                                                                                                                                                         16-19
The integrated text, digital, and video program
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New components
Edexcel International GCSE Sciences                                             14-16
New revision components for the best
possible exam preparation

See pages 48-49

Edexcel GCSE Sciences                                        14-16
New ActiveLearn - a powerful student-centred learning
environment – for focused independent study and revision. Plus
new REVISE EDEXCEL resources to support effective revision.

See pages 52-53

AQA GCSE Sciences                                     14-16
New ActiveLearn - a powerful student-centred
learning environment – for focused independent
study and revision. Plus new REVISE AQA
resources to support effective revision.

See page 54

  coming soon
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 every 11-14 year-old student in every lesson - from the
 UK’s number one science course!
 This new comprehensive digital and print service provides
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 assessment needs.

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   technology
   We’re here to listen and learn about your unique technology needs, challenges, and
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   Visit www.pearsonglobalschools.com for the latest updates on our digital resources and
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Digital Learning
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Personalised learning with
technology
Our instructional digital solutions support personalised learning in the classroom,
at home and on the go – for everyone.

Front of class delivery                                         Planning, reporting and assessment
Capture the attention of the class and boost whole-class        Our online digital paths (e.g. SuccessNet and ActiveLearn)
involvement by using eBooks, CD and internet-based              provide teaching planning, assessment and reporting features,
resources for delivery on an Interactive Whiteboard.            to help give teachers back more time for teaching. The online
                                                                digital path also hosts the interactive student components
                                                                and resources such as eBooks and activities, keeping all
Group, paired and independent study                             resources organised in on place.
in the classroom
Students can explore new concepts, learn from each other,       Parental involvement
develop communication skills and answer questions using         When parents are involved in their child’s education, they
eBooks. Annotations can be added to every page and some         do better in school. Our online digital paths support this
also offer audio, with pages being read aloud which enhances    by offering parental communications, support for helping
English Language Learners experience.                           children learn at some and access to reports to monitor their
                                                                child’s progress against benchmarks.
Home and mobile learning
Our Apps offer a range of fun preparation and practice
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independent learning and for extra practice at home, or on
the go. eBooks also provide an excellent alternative to print
editions, reducing the weight of students’ book bags.

                  Look out for the green digital boxes in this catalogue which explain
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          Online Digital Path                                            IWB
    The following pages provide information about our online        A vast array of resources that are ideal for
    delivery options for a wide range of interactive teaching       interactive whiteboards, boosting whole-class
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    a book, anytime, anywhere. For US eBooks, download              programmes with CD/DVD products.
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                                                                    The technical requirements for each
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    Apps for teachers and students enhance instruction and
    enable you to be more responsive to students needs
    whilst teaching – perfect for todays digital natives.

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Pearson SuccessNet and
SuccessNet Plus
Online teaching and learning
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Pearson SuccessNet and Pearson SuccessNet Plus are complete K–12, online teaching and
learning environments. It’s where teachers, students, parents, and administrators can access
resources for all Pearson programs.

For teachers
   Organizes all Pearson US digital resources in one place, saving time through one simple login.
	Provides strategically placed digital assets at point of use, seamlessly connecting print and
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   Allows users to search digital assets by state standards, media type, topic, and more.

For students
	Extends learning beyond the textbook by providing rich, digital
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	Integrates relevant digital resources into the natural flow                      1,000+    products
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For success
	Offers a platform to easily and effectively personalize
  instruction for all students.
	Allows transparency of student progress - teachers know
  how every student is performing.
	Provides prescriptive direction for instruction based
  on student’s performance.

Online Digital Path
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ActiveLearn                                NEW
               Online homework, revision and practice
               that aims to improve student learning
               ActiveLearn is the new UK digital platform for teachers to assign independent
               exercises for students to practice essential skills and build knowledge, allowing them
               to progress at their own pace.

               ActiveLearn makes it simple for
               teachers to:
                  assign exercises to both classes and individuals,
               	track progress and performance using a wide range of
                 reports.

               ActiveLearn helps to make student
               learning more effective with:
                  learning aids and rewards provided along the way,
                  guidance on areas for more practice,
                  exam-style questions with hints.

               Which UK secondary school
               programmes are powered by
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               We are starting with our GCSE products but we will be
               adding more over time.
                  English
                  Maths
                  Modern Languages
                  Science
                  Geography

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Online Digital Path
Gradpoint
A digital learning solution for Grades 6-12
GradPoint™ is a student-centric, digital learning solution which is easy-to-use and
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	Data-driven technology alerts teachers when students are failing or falling behind in a course.
	Professional development opportunities help keep you up-to-date with teaching strategies
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Reduce dropout rates and create powerful virtual and blended programs.
	Content developed by industry leaders and built on instructional design
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FRONTER
The world’s favourite classroom
Fronter is the leading learning platform for schools, delivered as a service over the
Internet. With about 160 million log ins per year, Fronter is transforming schools
– the way technology has transformed the society our children are growing up in.

Global Community                                                 A World of Learning
What is the difference between a teacher in Helsinki, Abu        Fronter is a collection of core tools for teaching and learning.
Dhabi or São Paulo? Not much in our experience. Innovation       But we believe in openness, which is why we have made it
in education is driven by teachers. Because the teacher is the   incredibly easy to use other apps and rich content from
key to pupils’ success, Fronter was built to help teachers be    within Fronter. Every night we exchange data with hundreds
great teachers.                                                  of different systems securely, so that you can log in one place
                                                                 and find everything you need.

Secure Environment
                                                                 Leading the Way
Fronter is a safe learning environment accessed via a web
browser. You control the access rights. We host all your data    Fronter is a pioneer product. The world has changed since it
in a private cloud where you have full ownership and control.    launched in 1998, but Fronter’s commitment to helping
We think that is important.                                      teachers be great teachers has not. Fronter continues to
                                                                 evolve with the enthusiastic involvement of teachers all over
                                                                 the world. With Fronter you have thousands of colleagues
Visit fronter.com to learn more                                  supporting you in a modern approach to learning.

Digital Platforms
EQUELLA
Digital repository
EQUELLA provides one platform to house your teaching and learning, research, media
and library content.

Content Tagging                                                     Efficient Reporting of Content Usage
EQUELLA raises the visibility and usage of high quality and         With a consistent structure and analytics in place to measure
relevant content, providing teachers and students with the          usage and effectiveness of learning content, educators can
most effective and engaging content.                                make better decisions about what materials to use in their
                                                                    courses.
Copyright and Digital Rights
Management                                                          Extended LMS Integrations
                                                                    EQUELLA integrates with third party systems, including
Via attribution of ownership across courses and delivery
                                                                    popular Learning Management Systems; Fronter, Pearson
platforms, users can ensure their content is protected and
                                                                    LearningStudio, Moodle, Blackboard and Sakai.
complies with copyright regulations.

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PowerSchool
Student information system
The SIS
PowerSchool helps takes care of all your school administration and makes managing pupil data easy. Enjoy a full range of
features including: attendance management, tracking and notification, assessment records, custom report cards, discipline
management and reporting, centralised enrollment, timetables, emergency and medical information, school fee management
 all of which can be accessed via iPhone or Android compatible phones.

A SIS that involves teachers, pupils and parents
Powerschool is more than a tool for school administrators to do the ‘office work’. Powerschool includes PowerTeacher, Pearson’s
web based classroom management solution with range of functions that allows a teacher to stay better organised, freeing up
time for teaching. Pupils take ownership of their learning by logging in to see grades and teacher comments. Parents can follow
more closely their child’s education online anywhere and anytime, with access to real-time grades and attendance, teacher
feedback and more.

A SIS for school IT staff
Powerschool simplifies SIS administration with a secure, web-based architecture built on a robust JAVA framework and a
powerful Oracle database. If you need it to be, it can be locally installed for self hosters and has a full complement of
disaster-proof, redundancy-laden, security measures to help you sleep at night.

Visit powerschool.com to learn more

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Professional
Development
The Teacher Education & Leadership                       Diagnostic Evaluation
Academy is a Pearson training institute,                 Diagnostic tests and teaching
which offers online, face-to-face, or blended            evaluations measure and improve
professional development services to                     instructional effectiveness.
increase teacher effectiveness and ultimately
student success. Our focus is to equip
teachers and school leaders with high quality,
research-based learning programs and
resources for the 21st century classroom.

For a full list of courses please refer to our website
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                    Teacher Education
                            &
                   Leadership Academy
                  Professional Development for Global Educators

Professional Development
Customized,
   Research-Based Courses                                               Certified Trainers
   Courses for educators of all                                         Courses are delivered by
   disciplines help them apply                                          credentialed trainers who have
   effective principles to improve the                                  completed Pearson’s Certified
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   Research-based courses are
   embedded in real teaching practices
   developed to improve student
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Interact with your world                                                                  ELL

A next-generation, middle grades science
program that makes learning personal,
engaging and relevant for today’s students.
Interactive Science features an innovative
write-in Student Edition that enables students
to become active participants in their learning
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Hold the attention of your media-savvy
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                                    Empowers students through personalized learning
                                      The write-in Student Edition personalizes science instruction through active learning,
                                      allowing students to read, write, draw, graph, and self-assess all in one place.
                                      Students can conveniently access the full content of their write-in Student Edition online or
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                                      The multilingual glossary of scientific vocabulary words includes translations from 13
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                                    Provides more inquiry in more places
                                      A variety of hands-on and minds-on inquiry options keep all your students engaged.
        Resources for K-5
 also available - see website for     A Teacher’s Lab Resource and a wide variety of blackline masters provide opportunities for
         further details.             hands-on inquiry every day.

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     available in Spanish           of all learners
                                    The Teacher’s Edition and online Teaching Resources provides everything you need to
                                    successfully teach Interactive Science, and includes:
                                      Powerful teaching strategies for every lesson, with expert author commentary
   We also offer practical,           Three types of lesson plan options: digital focus, inquiry focus, and a blended approach
    effective professional
                                      Wrap-around notes with enhanced strategies for English Language Learners and
development designed to help
                                      differentiated instructional support for students of differing abilities
 you implement this program
   with fidelity. Learn more          An essential Program Guide gives you a comprehensive overview of the Interactive Science
            online.                   program, including a summary of standards and advice on using the various tools, so you
                                      can successfully implement the program in your classroom
                                      Create and print tests or study guides in minutes from a bank of thousands of questions,
                                      with ExamView® Assessment Suite CD-ROM. View individual or whole-class reports of test
                                      results.

                                    For teachers, MyScienceOnline.com provides:
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                                      homework, get reports and more!

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                                                       Engages students with personalized technology
                                                2011
                                                       The next generation of online science learning is here! At MyScienceOnline.com you’ll find
                                                       a wealth of resources that you and your students can use to personalize your online learning
                                                       experience, including:
                                                          Interactive Art – makes textbooks spring to life online
                                                          Untamed Science Videos – exciting online video blogs make science cool!
                                                          Virtual Labs – bring science concepts to life with realistic virtual labs
                                                          My Planet Diary – takes students on a journey to amazing parts of our planet, with
                                                          biographies from researchers, facts from around the world and testimonials from young
                                                          scientists
                                                          My Reading Web – gives extra help on a particular science topic at students’ specific
                                                          reading level
                                                          Additional Support providing extra practice on key science concepts.

                                                        My Planet Diary from Interactive
                                                        Science Grades 6-8 Earth’s
                                                        Structure MyScienceOnline.com

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                                                         Supports students’ reading and math skills
                                                         Help students be better prepared for tests by practising the written and math skills needed in
                                                         science:

                                                             The Reading Strategies Handbook presents section summaries, vocabulary reviews, and
                                                             study worksheets;
                                                             The Math Skill and Problem-Solving Handbook provides math content support and a variety
                                                             of practice opportunities so students can master math skills and problem solving in
                                                             science.

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 ExamView Assessment Suite CD-ROM                                978 0 132523 72 1   Digital Path 1-Year License
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                                                                                                                                                                     Project STEM 6-8 works with any middle
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                                                                                                                                                                     illustrate how the four STEM areas are
Spanish Cells and Heredity: Teachers Lab Resource         978 0 133705 81 2                                                                                          connected through hands on labs, projects,
Spanish The Diversity of Life: Teachers Lab Resource      978 0 133705 84 3
Spanish Human Body Systems: Teachers Lab Resource         978 0 133705 86 7                                                                                          and background materials.
Spanish Introduction To Chemistry: Teachers Lab           978 0 133705 65 2
Resource                                                                                                                                                             See pages 32-33
Spanish Forces and Energy: Teachers Lab Resource          978 0 133705 66 9
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                                                Prentice Hall Science Explorer
                                                ©2011
                                                Change the way your students
                                                see the world
                                                Prentice Hall Science Explorer is the perfect fit for today’s classroom. Lead author Michael
                                                Padilla weaves together content with hands-on science inquiry that’s sure to reach every
                                                student.
                                                With your choice of 15 small books, you’ll find the option that best matches your curriculum.
                                                Use the textbook alone or in tandem with our exceptional ancillaries. Science Explorer
                                                provides you with more options so you can deliver lessons aligned to your standards and
                                                preferences. Our commitment to middle school grade students is unmatched in the areas of
                                                inquiry opportunities, visual learning and reading support.

                                                A proven formula for reading success
                                                Before, during, and after reading support in every lesson enables students to fully understand
                                                the big ideas of science.

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                                                                                          Integrating Physics

                                                                2                         Photosynthesis and Light
                                                          Reading Preview
                                                          Key Concepts
                                                          • What happens when light strikes                    What Colors Make Up Sunlight?
                                                            a green leaf?                                      1. Glue a piece of white paper onto
                                                          • How do scientists summarize the                       the inside bottom of a shoe box.
                                                            process of photosynthesis?                         2. Place the box on its side near a
                                                          Key Terms                                               window or outside in a sunny area.
                                                          • transmission • reflection                          3. Hold a mirror in front of the open
                                                          • absorption • accessory pigment                        side of the box. Adjust the mirror
                                                                                                                  until it reflects sunlight onto the
                                                                                                                  paper in the box. CAUTION: Do
                                                          Target Reading Skill
                                                                                                                  not direct the sunlight into your eyes.
         Online Digital Path                             Previewing Visuals Preview
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         (SuccessNet, see page 6)                         Figure 9. Then write two questions
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     *Download Pearson eText for Schools App              A.
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                                                                                                               other cells. Although Engelmann did not know it at the time,
                                                                                                               his experiment provided a clue about how light is involved in
                                                                                                               photosynthesis. To understand what Engelmann observed, you
                                                                                                               need to know more about the nature of light.

                                                                FIGURE 7
                                                                The Visible Spectrum
                                                                 When white light passes
                                                                through a prism, you can see
                                                                that it is made up of the
                                                                colors of the rainbow.

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         ORGAN
     7Ae SYSTEMS
      HOW DO CELLS, TISSUES AND ORGANS WORK TOGETHER?

          When cells of the same type are grouped together
          they form a tissue. Different tissues are found
          grouped together in an organ.

                1    L4      Name three tissues found in the heart.
                                                                                           muscle tissue                  muscle cell

          Doctors in Ancient Egypt could see that organs                                                                                                                                                                                                       High quality artwork and
          were connected but did not understand how or
          why. For example, they thought that you breathed
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          air into your lungs, your heart and all the tubes
          going to and from your heart. They could only
          examine the heart and its tubes in dead bodies
          when these organs were full of air, and so they
                                                                                                             fat tissue                 fat cell
          thought that they always contained air.
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          vessels and work with the heart to form an organ
          system called the circulatory system.
          An organ system is a group of organs that work
          together. Other organ systems in humans include                                                                 nerve cell
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               2     L4      a| Why did Ancient Egyptians
                                think that blood vessels
                                contained air?
                             b| Suggest a piece of evidence that
                                we have today that shows this is
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               3     L5      What is an organ system?

          FACT
                An adult’s circulatory system contains
                over 100 000 km of blood vessels.                     B | The circulatory system           C | The digestive system
                That’s four times around the Earth!                   carries oxygen and nutrients         breaks down food and takes                                                                                                                                                                        Clear student learning objectives
                                                                      (from food) around the body.         nutrients from it into the blood.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  4       L5    What organs are found in the breathing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                system? (Hint: You may find page 7Ab/
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                SS/FigB helpful.)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Draw a table to show the organs
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                found in each human organ system
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                mentioned on these pages. (Hint: You
 ability level                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  may find page 7Ab/SS/FigB helpful.)

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  6       L5    Which life processes do the organ systems
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                in Diagrams C, D and E help with?

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      E | The nervous system
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      contains the brain, spinal cord
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and nerves. It allows you to
                                                                                                                                                               D | The urinary system                                                                                 sense things and lets the parts
                                                                                                                                                               gets rid of waste materials                                                                            of your body communicate
                                                                                                                                                               produced in the body.                                                                                  with one another.

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                                                                                                                                                                   Plants also have organs made up of tissues.
    up-to-date topics and real science                                                                                                                             Plant organs work together in organ systems too. For example, the water transport
                                                                                                                                                                   system takes water from the ground up to the leaves. Water is always flowing
    Evaluate ActiveTeach online at                                                                                                                                 through this organ system because leaves constantly lose water (by evaporation).                                                                                      F | The water transport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         system in a plant.
    www.activeteachonline/demo.                                                                                                                                           G | A plant root

                                                                                                                                                                                      root hair cell                                                    root hair tissue                              root                xylem tissue                 xylem cell

                                                                                                                                                                                                                         a| What are the organs in a plant’s water transport system?
                                                                                                                                                                               7               L5                                                                                                                     I can …
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         b| Name one tissue you would expect to find in all these
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            organs.                                                                                   ■   identify and recall the main organs in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          plant water transport system
                                                                                                                                                                               8               L5–7                      Leaves lose water through small holes. How would you                                         ■   identify and recall the main organs in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         examine a leaf to find out whether more water is lost from                                       human locomotor, digestive, circulatory,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         its upper or under side? Plan an investigation.                                                  breathing, urinary and nervous systems.

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