The Life Science Packages Are Complete Science Courses
This life science course combines science content with accessible design, student-friendly narrative, and vivid visuals.
Features of the Holt Life Science for Grades 6-8th
- Life Science has 8 Units with a total of 28 Chapters.
- For each chapter, a Pre-Reading Activity helps students organize their ideas, and a Start-Up Activity motivates them.
- Each section includes Objectives, Key Terms, and a Reading Check to develop reading skills, vocabulary, and understanding.
- It is available as a package with a Parent Guide CD-ROM that offers key elements of the Teacher’s Edition in an easy-to-use format.
- For parents who wish to use a hardcover Teacher’s Edition, a homeschool package with a Teacher’s Edition is also available.
Life Science Homeschool Package with Parent Guide CD-ROM
The Holt Life Science Homeschool Package with Parent Guide CD-ROM includes one of each of the following items:
One Student Edition 9780030462245
- Life Science has 7 Units with a total of 23 Chapters.
- Reading Strategy and Reading Check features help develop comprehension skills
- Features to engage student interest
- Math in Focus activities help students apply math skills to lessons
- Quick Labs and Chapter Labs with online extensions
One Chapter Resources CD-ROM 9780030464270
- Skills worksheets, vocabulary review worksheets, and directed reading worksheets
- Lab and activity data sheets
- Quizzes and chapter tests
- Answer keys
One Parent Guide CD-ROM 9780547608280
- Daily Lesson Plans
- Overview of each section
- Teaching suggestions for the essential activities of each lesson
- Optional and Enrichment Activities to explore each lesson in depth
- Additional high-interest information related to the lesson
- Answers to Student Edition Activities
Note: The Parent Guide offers key elements of the Teacher’s Edition in an easy-to-use format.
For parents who wish to use a hardcover Teacher’s Edition, there is a homeschool package with a Teacher’s Edition instead of the Parent Guide.
Holt Life Science Homeschool Package with Teacher’s Edition
The Holt Science & Technology Life Science Homeschool Package with Teacher’s Edition includes one of each of the following items.
- One Student Edition 9780030462245
Hardcover text that engages students in life science through an accessible design, student-friendly narrative, and vivid visuals. A multitude of activities reinforces and extends students understanding of life science content. Real-life features show students that science is part of their everyday lives and answers the ‘why’ of science education.
- One Life Science Science Chapter Resources CD-ROM 9780030464270
This CD-ROM contains all the teaching resources you need to easily plan and manage your lessons including skills worksheets, lab and activity datasheets, vocabulary review and directed reading worksheets, concept mapping, quizzes, chapter tests and more.
- One Teacher’s Edition (Hardcover) 9780030456220
The Holt Science and Technology Life Science Teacher’s Edition features a Lesson Cycle that consists of teaching strategies, creative reinforcement, and thought-provoking extensions. In addition, activities are labeled by difficulty level so you can choose the ones appropriate for your students.