Oxford Smart Activate 2 Student Book

Inspiring the next generation of scientists? That's Smart

Author Jo Locke, Author Helen Reynolds, Author Philippa Gardom Hulme, and Series Editor Andrew Chandler-Grevatt

Suitable for:  11-14 students; KS3 Science teachers and students

Price:  £20.00

ISBN: 978-1382021074
Publication date: 26/05/2022

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Oxford Smart Activate Student Book 2 inspires Year 8 students to explore the awe and wonder of the science that surrounds them. Through regular opportunities to reflect on their learning students are supported to develop their own STEM identity. Based on up-to-date educational research, this evidence-based student book is suitable for all students.


  • Trialled by UK Pioneer schools to ensure every aspect works for all students and all teachers
  • Core science topics are introduced using real-world contexts and inspiring examples
  • Content has been carefully sequenced to build ideas across and between topics and subjects
  • Unit openers show how the content fits with prior knowledge and inspire awe and wonder
  • Chapter openers and summaries orient the student in their learning journey and show what comes next
  • Book pages have been designed to minimise cognitive load to maintain student motivation
  • Metacognitive methods are embedded to promote student independence and develop self-regulated learners
  • Developing/Secure/Extending assessment framework is embedded throughout to ensure knowledge and skills are captured and secured
  • Ebook available

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