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Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health

Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health



This textbook provides unparalled depth of content coupled with built-in reading support, plus six types of labs and activities in every chapter. Contains: Healthy Body Systems; Bones, Muscles, and Skin; Food and Digestion; Circulation; Respiration & Excretion; Fighting Disease; The Nervous System; The Endocrine System and Reproduction; Reference Section. Grades 6-8.



Publication Date



Prentice Hall


Needham, Mass.


Biology | Life Sciences | Public Health Education and Promotion


Description and cover image courtesy of Pearson.

Elizabeth Coolidge-Stolz and Dawn Graff-Haight are the book authors. Michael J. Padilla, Ioannis Miaoulis, and Martha Cyr are the program authors.

Subject Areas

Human biology -- Study and teaching (Middle school); Health -- Study and teaching (Middle school); Life sciences -- Study and teaching (Middle school); Biology -- Study and teaching (Middle school); Science -- Study and teaching (Middle school)

Author/Editor Bio

Elizabeth Coolidge-Stolz is a professional medical writer.

Dawn Graff-Haight is Professor of Health Education at Linfield College. She holds a Ph.D. in Education from Oregon State University, an M.S. in Health Education from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse, and a B.S. in Health Education and Physical Education from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse.

Michael J. Padilla is Director and Associate Dean of the Eugene T. Moore School of Education at Clemson University.

Ioannis Miaoulis is the Founding Director of the National Center for Technological Literacy and is President and Director of the Museum of Science in Boston.

Martha Cyr is the Director of K-12 Outreach at Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Science Explorer: Human Biology and Health