Second textbook in the "Young Explorer Series" from Apologia Educational Ministries, Inc. Elementary-level science curriculum uses the Charlotte Mason methodology to give elementary school students an introduction to the incredible world of plants. Great as a primary science book or supplemental reference guide. Topics covered include:
Botany and the nature of classifying plants
Development of plants from seeds
How plants get their water and nutrients
In-depth information about specific types of plants
Special emphasis on the student using a notebook for illustrations and assignments to reinforce lessons. Also includes many activities and projects using household items to truly make the lessons come alive. Creationist world view stressed throughout with God in the center as Master Creator of all. Christian. Full color pictures and illustrations. Answer key to "Narrative Questions" in the back of the book. Recommended for grades 5-6. 2004 copyright. 8.75 x 11.25 inches. Hard cover. 176 pp.