The Amazing World of Science (For Grade 1 to Grade 6)

Textbook Series Description

The series has the following distinct features:

  • It is comprehensive as it follows the scope chart prescribed in the Philippine Elementary Learning Competencies by the Department of Education.
  • The fi rst chapter introduces the science process skills of observing, inferring, measuring, classifying,controlling variables, predicting, formulating hypothesis, and experimenting.
  • Many simple experiments are incorporated in the text wherever relevant. These experiments can be performed with easy-to-make apparatus, many of which can be comfortably improvised by the students themselves.
Product Specifications
AUTHORS

Ms. Violeta D. Ramirez
Ms. Marites F. Bermejo
Ms. Cristina S. Baylon
Ms. Amelia M. Boac
Mr. Hector Martin I. Valdez
Ms. Charito S. Dotimas

BOOK SIZE Gr. 1 to Gr. 4 - 8.0” x 10.5”
Gr. 5 and Gr. 6 - 6.75” x 9.75”
NUMBER OF PAGES Gr. 1–268 , Gr. 2–284,
Gr. 3–346, Gr. 4–314, Gr. 5–336,
Gr. 6–352
EDITORS Mr. Victor G. Panizales
Ms. Carolina C. David
YEAR OF PUBLICATION Gr. 1 to Gr. 3 – 2013
Gr. 4 – 2014
Gr. 5 and Gr. 6 – 2015

 

Teachers' Manual

The series comes with a Teacher’s Manual which contains semi-detailed lesson plans that can guide the teachers in the preparation and execution of the lessons. Some pages from the textbooks can be seen here to assist the teacher in finding the topic being discussed in the manual.

  • The Teacher’s Manual contains the Scope and Sequence of the course showing the Subject Matter and the Objectives of the lesson.
  • Semi-detailed lesson plans are supplied to assist the teacher in the presentation of the lesson. This includes the Lesson Title, the different stages where the lesson is introduced, discussed, experimented, generalized, and applied.
  • The manual also shows pictures of pages from the textbook for easy referral of the teacher. Answer Keys to the activities and exercises are also provided.
Textbook Outline

GRADE 1

Unit I Observing Things Around Us
Unit II Animals and Plants
Unit III Matter, Energy, and Motion
Unit IV The Earth and Space

GRADE 2

Unit I Introduction to Science and Man
Unit II Animals and Plants
Unit III Matter and Energy
Unit IV The Earth, Weather, and Space

GRADE 3

Unit I Matter
Unit II Living Things and Their Environment
Unit III Force, Motion, and Energy
Unit IV Earth and Space

GRADE 4

Unit I Introduction to Science and Man
Unit II Animals and Plants
Unit III Matter and Energy
Unit IV The Earth, Weather, and Space

GRADE 5

Unit I Science and Man
Unit II Animals and Plants
Unit III Matter and Energy
Unit IV The Earth, Moon, and Sun

GRADE 6

Unit I Our Body Systems
Unit II Interdependence
Unit III Matter, Energy, and Motion
Unit IV Earth and the Stars

Textbook Features

Learn all about science by using our glossary of pictures to familiarize your students with the topics presented in The Amazing World of Science K to 12 Elementary Series.