Standards-Aligned Science Programs



McGraw-Hill Education is your partner in delivering comprehensive, standards-aligned content to meet the diverse needs of your middle school and high school students. Our goal is to deliver inquiry-driven, hands-on science that’s fun and stimulating while preparing your students for success in college and careers.



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Glencoe iScience for Middle School

Interactive Science That Engages 21st Century Middle School Learners


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Tech-savvy students need more than just technology to become engaged. They need Project-Based Learning activities (PBLs) and hands-on investigations to experience science in real-world situations. Glencoe iScience provides these tools to motivate your students’ science achievement.


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Program Overview

Glencoe iScience meets students where they are through engaging features and thought-provoking questions that encourage them to relate the science concepts to the world around them. The inquiry-based “5E” lesson cycle provides active, hands-on explorations of the concepts. The Student Edition is available both as a textbook and as an interactive digital ebook, providing today's digital natives with the resources they need in whatever format they want to use. Because the teachers are the true key to student success, we created the next generation in teacher support: the Teacher Edition 2.0 Professional. Effective questioning strategies are the foundation of sound science instruction. From Page Keeley Science Probes, which inform instruction, to insightful, scaffolded Guiding Questions and Visual Literacy Strategies, we provide you with the support you need to do what you do best: focus on your students.


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Program Overview

Glencoe iScience meets students where they are through engaging features and thought-provoking questions that encourage them to relate the science concepts they learn to the world around them. The inquiry-based “5E” lesson cycle provides active, hands-on explorations of the concepts. The Student Edition is available both as a textbook and as an interactive digital ebook, providing today's digital natives with the resources they need in whatever format they want to use. Because the true key to student success is the teacher, we created the next generation in teacher support: the Teacher Edition 2.0 Professional. Effective questioning strategies are the foundation of sound science instruction. From Page Keeley Science Probes, which inform instruction, to insightful, scaffolded Guiding Questions and Visual Literacy Strategies, we provide you with the support you need to do what you do best: focus on your students.


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Program Overview

Glencoe iScience meets students where they are through engaging features and thought-provoking questions that encourage them to relate the science concepts to the world around them. The inquiry-based “5E” lesson cycle provides active, hands-on explorations of the concepts. The Student Edition is available both as a textbook and as an interactive digital ebook, providing today's digital natives with the resources they need in whatever format they want to use. Because the teachers are the true key to student success, we created the next generation in teacher support: the Teacher Edition 2.0 Professional. Effective questioning strategies are the foundation of sound science instruction. From Page Keeley Science Probes, which inform instruction, to insightful, scaffolded Guiding Questions and Visual Literacy Strategies, we provide you with the support you need to do what you do best: focus on your students.


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Program Overview

Glencoe Integrated iScience is a straightforward and easy-to-read, yet substantial introduction to the fundamental behavior of matter and energy in living and nonliving systems. The authors provide even, well-integrated coverage of physics, chemistry, earth science, astronomy, and biology. The way the material is presented (chapter outlines, core concept maps, and overviews) reveals how the science disciplines are interrelated and integrated throughout the text. This edition continues to introduce basic concepts and key ideas while providing opportunities for students to learn reasoning skills and a new way of thinking about their environment.


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Program Overview

Glencoe Integrated iScience is a straightforward and easy-to-read, yet substantial introduction to the fundamental behavior of matter and energy in living and nonliving systems. The authors provide even, well-integrated coverage of physics, chemistry, earth science, astronomy, and biology. The way the material is presented (chapter outlines, core concept maps, and overviews) reveals how the science disciplines are interrelated and integrated throughout the text. This edition continues to introduce basic concepts and key ideas while providing opportunities for students to learn reasoning skills and a new way of thinking about their environment.


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Program Overview

Glencoe Integrated iScience is a straightforward and easy-to-read, yet substantial introduction to the fundamental behavior of matter and energy in living and nonliving systems. The authors provide even, well-integrated coverage of physics, chemistry, earth science, astronomy, and biology. The way the material is presented (chapter outlines, core concept maps, and overviews) reveals how the science disciplines are interrelated and integrated throughout the text. This edition continues to introduce basic concepts and key ideas while providing opportunities for students to learn reasoning skills and a new way of thinking about their environment.


Glencoe High School Science

Engage High School Students with the Best Science Solutions


Glencoe High School Science bonds students to science by connecting dynamic content with real-world investigations, engaging lab experiences, and a rich array of resources.

Program Overview

Glencoe Biology leads the way with the best ideas in biology education. It is organized around major Themes, Big Ideas, and the Main Ideas of biology, and it offers strong support for reading comprehension. This program's comprehensive content is made relevant to students through engaging real-world contexts. A vast array of lab experiences builds strong inquiry skills. The abundance of differentiated instructional strategies helps teachers reach all learners. Seamlessly integrated technology allows teachers to save time and increase productivity.

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Program Overview

This program motivates students to "bond" with chemistry at every level by:

  • Offering exclusive Dinah Zike Foldables®, which provide a
    research-based method of organizing information for effective study and retention of content
  • Providing strong problem-solving strand with unique strategies and enhanced Example Problem format with blue "coaching notes."
  • Providing access to the online Personal Tutor for the exclusive tutorial guide of selected chemistry concepts.
  • Incorporating interactive chemistry labs with Virtual Investigations.

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Program Overview

Glencoe Physics: Principles and Problems is an engaging interactive experience for students. Glencoe Physics presents scientific concepts in a real-world, accessible manner. Readable text, engaging labs, and Science Notebook work together to help students experience program content by reading explanations, conducting experiments, and transforming the concepts in their mind through writing.

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Program Overview

Glencoe Earth Science: Geology, the Environment, and the Universe lets you chart your own course by combining tools and resources to engage students at all levels with the proven, comprehensive content of McGraw-Hill Education.

Built by teachers for teachers, Glencoe Earth Science: Geology, the Environment, and the Universe gives you flexibility and support for managing the unique needs of your students. Whether you're looking for a textbook-based program, a fully digital curriculum, or something in between, Glencoe Earth Science: Geology, the Environment, and the Universe gives you the resources to bring the wonders of our world down to earth.

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Program Overview

Glencoe Physical Science integrates accurate and comprehensive coverage of physics and chemistry with mathematics through accessible text, engaging features, and a variety of hands-on experiences. The critical-thinking opportunities, real-world applications, and technology resources lead students to a deeper understanding of physical science while building science process skills.

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Program Overview

Glencoe Physical Science with Earth Science provides students with accurate and comprehensive content coverage of physical science integrated with earth science. This highly engaging program brings together physics, chemistry, earth science, space science, and mathematics. Pair this with a biology course to prepare students for many of the state/district graduation exams administered in 10th grade.

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