Oxford Science Years 7–10

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Guided tour of Oxford Science 7–10 Victorian Curriculum

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Join Oxford's Educational Consultants for a guided tour of our brand-new Science editions.

Showcasing how Oxford Science 7–10 will help your students to develop key Scientific skills and succeed in their assessments. Learn more about the upgraded Oxford Digital platform, and the enhanced obook pro digital format, which features upgraded interactive resources and market-leading assessment, tracking and reporting functionality.

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Complimentary resources will be provided upon publication. Only available to practicing secondary school teachers. One complimentary title per attendee; teachers who attend both webinar sessions will only receive one complimentary resource. Maximum of two copies per subject area per school, to be distributed at the discretion of OUP Secondary Educational Consultants. Digital trials can only be redeemed following a consultation with a OUP Secondary Educational Consultant.

The evolution of science education


Science education has significantly changed in Australia in the last 20 years. Prior to 2000, science education was focused on providing explanations for the scientific phenomena that students might observe in their everyday life.

Read the report and access experts' insights on the evolution of science education.

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Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum Second Edition


New for 2022, Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum 2E offers a complete print and digital Science package that provides a scaffolded approach to Science Inquiry Skill development and application questions. Prepare your students for success in the Senior Sciences from day one of Year 7.

Student Books and enhanced digital resources offer complete curriculum coverage and have been revised to feature up-to-date, local case studies and scientific concepts.

Presented with a clear text design and engaging visuals, each double-page spread represents one scientific concept and guides teachers and students step-by-step through the curriculum, helping you to save time and support your students.


Prepare students for assessment success

Oxford Science 2E features scaffolded development and reinforces key Science Inquiry Skills, with greater opportunities for application.


Make science more accessible

The new editions feature easy-to-navigate, spread-based Student Books with a clear concept development approach: one concept, one spread, one lesson.


Experience enhanced digital resources

Easily assess, track and report on student and class progress with Oxford’s innovative new obook pro digital format for teachers and students.


Take the hard work out of STEAM

Fully integrated STEAM projects at each year level enable consistent, hassle-free, cross-curricular learning.

What's new for 2022?

Watch the video to learn how Oxford is supporting Science educators in 2022.

Start interacting with Oxford Science 7–10


You can now request a Teacher obook pro sample and begin interacting with the enhanced suite of digital resources that support Oxford Science 7–10 today!

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Prepare students for success with scaffolded skill development


Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum 2E has been designed to close the gap in skill development and equip your students with Science Inquiry Skills from Year 7.

The series features a revised focus on the scaffolded development and
reinforcement of Science Inquiry Skills
with greater opportunities
for application.

Explicit skills activities are included in all Student Books, with scaffolded
Science Inquiry Skills
and Science as a Human Endeavour spreads.

Make Science accessible for all students


Easy-to-navigate, spread-based Student Books deliver information using a clear concept development approach, with simple language and engaging visuals.

Save time and achieve more with your whole year of teaching in front of you. Students explore concepts progressively with each double-page sprea
packaged neatly as one lesson
.

All content has been reviewed by literacy experts to ensure language is
accessible for every student.

Take the hard work out of STEAM


In an Australian first, the Victorian editions of Oxford Maths 7–10,
Oxford Science 7–10 and Oxford Humanities 7–10 each feature fully scaffolded, curriculum-aligned STEAM projects.

Each cross-curricular project covers Science, Humanities and Maths curriculum, and is accompanied by a comprehensive suite of teacher resources, including videos, teacher notes, implementation advice
and assessment
.

STEAM projects encourage students to work collaboratively,
make connections between learning areas, and use design thinking
to solve real-world problems.

Meet our expert author

Helen Silvester is Director at the STEAM-focused Casey Tech School. She has been an educator for over 20 years and has held Head of Science positions in a number of schools. She was shortlisted for the 2014 and 2017 Prime Minister’s Secondary Science Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary Schools and was Victoria's representative for the BHP Billiton Science Teachers Awards.

Helen has a wealth of experience writing and reviewing and has been an active participant in the Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA), Australian School Science Information Support for Teachers and Technicians (ASSIST) and Science Teachers Association Victoria (STAV). Helen has also worked as a researcher at Walter and Eliza Hall Institute and the Royal Children’s Hospital.

Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum Year 7 2E

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Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum Year 8 2E

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Oxford Science 2E
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Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum Year 9 2E

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Oxford Humanities
Oxford MyEnglish 2E
Oxford Science 2E
Oxford Maths

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Oxford Humanities
Oxford MyEnglish 2E
Oxford Science 2E
Oxford Maths

Oxford Science Victorian Curriculum Year 10 2E

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Value Pack ?Includes:
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Oxford Science 2E
Oxford Maths

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Oxford MyEnglish 2E
Oxford Science 2E
Oxford Maths

Building skills and capabilities in Years 7–10

Helen Silvester shares expert tips and insights to support student success.

Teaching students how to answer questions

Helen Silvester is back to discuss how recognising and understanding keywords is essential for students to answer questions successfully in Science.

Cross-curricular learning through STEAM

STEAM expert Helen Silvester, Humanities educator Katrina Davey and Maths educator Edward Shin discuss a cross-curricular approach to delivering STEAM.

Science classrooms are changing with a revised Australian Curriculum in 2023.

Register your interest to receive information about the new curriculum and upcoming professional development events.

Oxford Science Australian Curriculum Year 7

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Oxford Science Australian Curriculum Year 8

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Oxford Science Australian Curriculum Year 9

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Oxford Science Australian Curriculum Year 10

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Oxford Science Western Australian Curriculum


Save time and achieve more. Oxford Science provides a complete science teaching and learning program with a focus on clear and precise concept development across a range of print, digital and blended resources.

Presented with a clear text design and engaging visuals, each double-page spread represents one scientific concept and guides teachers and students step-by-step through the curriculum, helping you to save time and support your students.

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Explore concepts progressively


Easy-to-navigate, spread-based Student books deliver information using a clear concept development approach, with simple language and engaging visuals.

Save time and achieve more with your whole year of teaching in front of you. Students explore concepts progressively with each double-page spread packaged neatly as one lesson.

Make Science accessible for all students


Oxford Science focuses on the scaffolded development and reinforcement of science skills with opportunities for application.

Each topic features 'Check your learning' questions that are graded according to Bloom's taxonomy. Skills activities are included with 'Science as a Human Endeavour' spreads in Toolkit chapters.

Differentiated content and assessment resources provide a pathway to success for students on all abilities.

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Cutting-edge practical support


All practical activities provided in the Student book are signposted at the top of the topic. This ensures activities can be completed at the point of learning.

Students can complete experiments, which investigate an aim, challenges which ask students to think critically and skills labs which provide opportunity for practicing a specific scientific skill.

Each practical is supported by a risk assessment and lab technician notes, ensuring each activity can be carried out safely and easily within schools

Oxford Science Western Australian Curriculum Year 7

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Oxford Science Western Australian Curriculum Year 8

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Oxford Science Western Australian Curriculum Year 9

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Oxford Science Western Australian Curriculum Year 10

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