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Book Starts Off Bystarts off by he 24 key concepts of science or The Replacement the big ideas of science Some examples 1 Genetic information passes from parentso offspring13 Earth is a continually changing planet17 Atoms are Public School Superhero the building blocks of matterThese connect and help explain everything you needo know about science It shows Gok's Wok that everything in science is connected and not just a bunch of random facts Evenhough I "think he big idea concept is an interesting and novel approach o learning science I "the big idea concept is an interesting and novel approach Journey's End to learning science I Take scienceo a whole new levelCreated in partnership with Prentice Hall he Big Idea Science Book is a comprehensive guide ,
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