An exciting book for all middle schoolers (6th-8th grade) who wish they had taken better notes in science class or just want to jump to the head of the class. Each Big Fat Notebook is like getting to borrow the notebook of the best student in science class, the one who not only writes down the important points the teacher makes--noting those crucial "you will get tested on these" facts--but also meticulously transcribes key points from the chalkboard and pastes teacher handouts into his notebook. Part "CliffsNotes," part workbook, this study hack will help kids focus on the things they need to remember in order to rock their middle school exams and ace science. Each notebook was written by a graduate of a prestigious university, and all the writers graduated with honors in their respective subjects. Everything You Need to Ace Science Language Arts in One Big Fat Notebook is based on state standards and has been vetted by a middle school science teacher who has won a teacher-of-the-year award. Everything You Need to Ace Science in One Big Fat Notebook includes Illustrative and memorable doodles, such as a girl's hair standing up straight to symbolize static charge and the movement of electrons. Chapter review quizzes with answers Clever mnemonics, such as 'Great Mighty King Henry Died By Drinking Chunky Milk Monday Night' to remember the SI system measurement prefixes: giga-, mega-, kilo-, hecto-, deka-, deci-, centi-,milli-, micro, and nano-. Everything You Need to Ace Science in One Big Fat Notebook covers the following topics and more: Experiments Matter, Chemical Reactions, and Solutions The Periodic Table Atoms Forces and Work-Energy Electricity and Magnetism The Earth Minerals and Rocks Weather and Climate Cells Genetics Fossils The Solar System Ecology and Ecosystems Plants and Animals The Human Body.
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Science & Nature.
- 11-13 years.
- Workman Children's.