• Year Levels 7–10
  • Curriculum NSW
  • Subject Science
  • Resource Formats Print, Digital

What it is

Pearson Science Stage 4 & 5 Skills and Assessment Books are write in resources and are designed with the learner in mind. They work with our digital assessment tool, Lightbook Starter, to provide high quality, skills-focused activities for students. They can be used alongside any other resource.

How it helps

Pearson Science Stage 4 & 5 Skills and Assessment books are designed specifically to help students move seamlessly from junior to senior years.


Progress-focused: Prepare for Stage 6 thanks to a similar layout and in a staged format.

Digitally supported: Jump from print resources to the online Lightbook Starter environment to consolidate learning.

Confidence building: Apply skills and build confidence in application through engaging yet scaffolded activities.


Developed for NSW syllabus: Align your teaching with the syllabus and set your learners up for their senior years.

Oversee student development: Get a clear overview of student progress with an online progress tracker for more targeted support.

Fully worked solutions: Support students quickly with supplied worked solutions and suggested answers.

What it includes

Pearson Science Stage 4 and 5 Skills and Assessment books include a range of resources while being complemented by the Lightbook Starter online platform.

Pearson Science Stage 4 and 5

Skills and assessment books

Both packages of skills and assessment books include:

  • A toolkit helping to build the skills required for worksheets and activities
  • Worksheets to apply skills and build confidence in application
  • Practical activities with hands-on experiences, and
  • Inquiry activities and mini-depth studies.


Pearson Science Stage 4 and 5

Lightbook Starter

Lightbook Starter is our innovative digital assessment platform, helping learners consolidate information and giving educators the power to track learner progress with ease. It has a huge variety of question types and stimulus material, while providing hints and auto-correcting questions for instant feedback for students. Discover Lightbook Starter.

Samples & downloads

Download sample pages from the Skills and Assessment books.

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