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...your best resource for weaving the wonders of creation and a biblical worldview into your science instruction.

Purposeful Design Science is an inquiry-based, hands-on approach to science instruction that will give your students numerous opportunities to discover principles and truths of God's creation. Lessons are designed to engage the student in age-and grade-appropriate investigation.   

Purposeful Design Science gives students the opportunity to marvel at the wonders of Creation both as inhabitants and caretakers as they study, explore, and discover the world God has created.


NEW! Life Science Coming 2017
Appropriate for grades 6–9
Teacher  Resources

NEW! Introduction to the Upper Level Life Science Courses (grades 6-9)


Elementary
Science Levels 1–6—Second Edition, 2014 
Purposeful Design Science gives students the opportunity to marvel at the wonders of Creation both as inhabitants and caretakers as they study, explore, and discover the world God has created.
Features and components of this series:

  • Hands-on learning activities that excite students to want to know more
  • Developing critical thinking skills through scientific inquiry and investigation
  • Appropriately rigorous content that prepares students for future science studies
  • Learning the language and processes of science
  • Classroom activities that help to shape a biblical worldview in the mind and heart of each student

Student Notebooks:

In the full-color student books (levels 1–3), each chapter becomes a take-home booklet for every student.

At the upper elementary levels (grades 4–6), the science series introduces a unique format that provides an enriched learning experience for students.

This format has two essential components:

–A full-color student textbook (hardcover)

–A science notebook (consumable)—an essential and necessary component filled with multiple hands-on application activities for every chapter





NEW! Life Science
NEW! Life Science
Appropriate for grades 6-9
Purposeful Design Science series—Life, Earth and Space, and Physical—are in-depth studies into three specific areas of science and are appropriate for students in grades 6–9.
  • Hands-on learning activities excite students to want to know more and help to shape a biblical worldview in the mind and heart of each student.

  • Critical thinking skills are developed through scientific inquiry and investigation

  • students learn the language and process of science

Teacher Edition:
  • Sturdy coil-bound book, or e-book for ease of use in any classroom
  • Representative student pages
  • Organized content including: At a Glance, which highlights the focus of each lesson; Materials lists and Teacher Tips; Lesson Objectives; Background Information; Introductions, and Additional Activities
  • Resources include: Blackline masters/Transparencies CD
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Click to download SE Lesson.

Click to download TE Lesson.
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Student Editions:
A full-color, case-bound student textbook accompanied by a lab manual for documentation of student lab experiences.


Student Lab Manual:
 The Life Science Manual is a consumable manual that provides for documentation of student lab experiences and other critical thinking activities. The manual emphasizes individual and group scientific inquiry and investigation, using a hands-on approach to learning.