Author: John du Feu, Jan Dangerfield
ISBN: 9781510414556
Publisher: Hodder Education

Develop knowledge and the skills needed to apply reasoning to mathematical problems with this textbook that covers the Statistics content of the new AS and A-level specifications.

The content benefits from the expertise of subject specialist Keith Pledger and the support of MEI (Mathematics in Education and Industry).

- Ensure targeted development of reasoning and problem-solving skills with practice questions and differentiated exercises that build statistical techniques.
- Address the new statistics requirements with questions around the use of large data sets.
- Cover the use of technology in mathematics with a variety of questions based around the use of spreadsheets, graphing software and graphical calculators.
- Overcome misconceptions and develop insight into problem solving with annotated worked examples.
- Consolidate understanding with end-of-chapter summaries of the key points.

Author: Matthew Parkin, Claire Brown, Melissa Lorenz, Jules Robson
ISBN: 9781316640869
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Cambridge International AS and A Level Marine Science Coursebook is tailored to the Marine Science syllabus (9693) for first examination in 2017, and is endorsed for full syllabus coverage by Cambridge International Examinations. The coursebook includes exercises to develop scientific skills such as problem-solving and handling information; practical activities to help students develop investigative skills; and international case studies to illustrate phenomena in real-world situations. Exam-style questions and self-assessment questions are provided to encourage students to track their understanding. Students can also develop their maths skills in science contexts. Answers to questions are found at the back of the book.

  • Endorsed for full syllabus coverage by Cambridge International Examinations, so teachers and students can feel confident that the coursebook meets course requirements.

  • Varied international case studies illustrate theoretical concepts in real-world contexts, helping students to apply theory to practice.

  • Specific focus on development of students' maths skills with diagrams, worked examples and practice questions, to build students' confidence.

  • Dedicated practical activities help students to develop vital practical and investigative skills in an active way.

  • Exam-style questions and self-assessment questions are included to encourage students to check their understanding and support them as they prepare for examinations.

  • Answers to all questions in the coursebook are included at the back of the book to allow students to check their own progress and understanding.

  • Written by an experienced author team of examiners and practising teachers.

Author: David Towsey
ISBN: 9781107560819
Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This coursebook is the only resource endorsed by Cambridge International Examinations for Cambridge International AS and A Level Global Perspectives and Research (9239), for first examination from 2016. The coursebook helps students and teachers understand the learning process of the Critical Path and navigate their way through each step via exploration of international topics, such as climate change, the impact of the internet and gender issues. This helps develop learners’ ability to think critically and consider alternative viewpoints in preparation for further study and future employment. With exam-style questions and opportunities for group discussion and personal reflection, the coursebook provides structure through a skills-based syllabus and helps learners build important life skills. Suggested answers to the coursebook questions are on the upcoming teacher’s resource CD-ROM.

  • Colour-coded signposts to the Critical Path on every page help teachers and students apply critical thinking, problem solving, research and communication skills to internationally important topics.

  • Discussion points and reflection points help students review their progress and consider multiple perspectives on a given topic.

  • Exam-style questions help learners familiarise themselves with this modern course by tackling practice exercises.

  • The coursebook demystifies the Critical Path, helping students to become comfortable using deconstruction, reconstruction, reflection, communication and collaboration skills.

Author: Paul Hoang, Chris Taylor
ISBN: 9781510415126
Publisher: Hodder Education

Build confidence in a range of key essay writing techniques and skills with this practical companion, full of advice and guidance from experienced EE experts.

Build essay writing techniques and skills through a range of strategies, serving as a useful companion throughout the writing process - from the development of a research question, critical-thinking, referencing and citation to reflecting on the process and final essay

Concise, clear explanations help you navigate the IB requirements, including advice on assessment objectives and academic honesty

Learn what is required to get the best EE grades and write an excellent essay with detailed examiner advice and expert tips and hints, including common mistakes to avoid

Explicit reference to the IB Learner profile and the importance of reflection.