SACE1 Biology Workbook A (Australian Curriculum) – First Edition
Author/s: Alan Crierie, David Greig and Simon Ruthven
Available now - Essentials Education's Biology Workbooks for the SACE Stage 1 Biology integration of the Australian Curriculum, specifically designed for the South Australian requirements. The workbooks are in stock now, ready for students taking SACE Stage 1 Biology in 2017.
Written by very experienced authors and teachers Alan Crierie, David Greig and Simon Ruthven, these two workbooks (Workbook A and Workbook B) cover all of the content of the recently revised Year 11 (SACE Stage 1) Biology course in a series of chapters as outlined below. These books are also available in a combined edition.
In addition to addressing the theoretical concepts required, these comprehensive workbooks also provide a variety of written exercises and activities. The appendix for each topic contains suggested answers for students and useful guidance for teachers. There is also a comprehensive glossary of important terms.
Workbook A includes:
Topic 1 Cells and microorganisms
Chapter 1.1 Living things are made up of cells
Chapter 1.2 There are two major cell types
Chapter 1.3 Cells divide by mitosis
Chapter 1.4 Cells require energy and materials
Chapter 1.5 Materials move in and out of cells
Chapter 1.6 Micro-organisms are important living things
Chapter 1.7 Micro-organisms can cause food spoilage
Topic 2 Infectious Disease
Chapter 2.1 Infectious disease differs from other diseases
Chapter 2.2 Methods by which diseases may be transmitted
Chapter 2.3 Infectious diseases can cause widespread health issues
Chapter 2.4 Examples of disease control
Chapter 2.5 Pathogens are adapted to enter cells and tissues
Chapter 2.6 Pathogens cause physical and chemical changes in the host
Chapter 2.7 The human immune system
Chapter 2.8 Acquired immunity