Understanding Science is a new course that has been developed in line with the new curriculum for primary schools. It fulfils the goals and targets of the primary school science, It has been approved by the Ministry of Education to be used in primary schools in Kenya. Understanding Science Series is unique in that it allows participation for all in learning Science through:
well-organised topics which are sequentially presented to allow transition from one concept to the next.
integration of the text and illustrations to boost understanding.
numerous indoor and outdoor activities which are investigative.
experimentation and demonstration using locally available materials.
activities and exercises which allow performance evaluation in each topic.
scientific games which make learning science interesting and enjoyable for all.
a user-friendly approach which is well-centred on the learner’s own environment for easier understanding of concepts.