The Building Blocks of Life Series (NEW!)

$230.00

Despite the great diversity of life on Earth, scientists who study biochemistry, the chemical basis of life's activities, have found that all living things share many similarities at the level of atoms and molecules. This series explores and explains how these chemical substances and processes affect all plants, animals, and microorganisms, including viruses, bacteria, fungi, and protists. Students will learn how cells, energy, reproduction, and key chemical reactions make it possible for life to develop and thrive. Features include: Detailed glossaries explain new terms and concepts. Annotated illustrations help simplify complex structures and processes. Supports the Next Generation Science Standards for high school physical science concepts.

Number of Titles: 5

Interest Level: Grades 9-12

Guided Reading Level: Z

Lexile Level: 1390-1420

ISBN: 9781625136183 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2018


*E-book price, single use is for online use only for one user (North America only).

Britannica’s e-books are available for purchase from most e-book platform providers, including Overdrive, Follett, Gale, Mackin, ProQuest, and EBSCO. To purchase single or unlimited use of this series for your school or library, please contact the provider of the e-book platform you are using, or contact Britannica at 800-621-3900/e-mail: contact@eb.com.