Evidence based, high confidence science education about the living things in our world from DNA and cells to plants, animals, and humans. Hands-on and rigorous, this course teaches simple to advanced concepts in a gentle way by utilizing videos, living books, experiments, and notebooking.
This course is a rigorous lecture and lab course that meets high school biology requirements, but also is gentle enough for little ones.
Biology is a complete science program for ages 6 to 18. It is hands on and family-style, meant for families to learn together. Learn more about how Layers of Learning works.
This is a guide for the mentor to learn how to teach Layers of Learning Science, plan a unit, and evaluate student work. We highly recommend purchasing and reading this before beginning Biology.
Full Biology Course
Biology consists of nine units, which are for all ages from 6 to 18 and can be used repeatedly, year after year. The full Biology course contains all nine units. It can be purchased as a PDF download.
Biology Course Components
These are the nine units contained within the Biology course. Here they can be purchased one by one as stand alone units.
The Science Notebook is a record of observations and experiments similar to the real notebooks that scientists keep. There are instructions from the science units in keeping a Science Notebook. Choose between paperback and PDF versions.