• Biology Textbook, 3rd Edition

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    • The updated 3rd Edition, Revised Biology Textbook is now available.

      The Science Shepherd Biology homeschool textbook was written to help make a biblically-based, academically rigorous high school science education achievable, with independent study in mind for parents and students.

      Science Shepherd Biology is a comprehensive and integrated college-prep biology homeschool curriculum, incorporating textbook, optional daily video-based lessons, lab manual, supplementary parent/teacher informational guide book, enhanced study question DVD and test materials. Written by physician and homeschool dad Scott Hardin, MD, Science Shepherd Biology was designed for independent study with advanced concepts presented in an easy-to-learn format. With the supplementary teacher information, parents can be involved in their student's learning without needing to be an expert in the material.

      Save 10% on a Biology 3-Book Set bundled with the Video Course.

      • 34 chapter Biology Textbook written specifically for homeschool.
      • Presented in a straightforward, reader-friendly layout free from sidebar discussions.
      • Includes study questions at the end of each chapter to foster subject mastery.
      • Written for independent study.
      • High-quality, full-color pictures and graphics.
      • In-depth overview of the creation and evolution origin models and history.
      • Fully developed by homeschoolers.
      • Hardcover.
      • Recommended for high school grades 9+ or ages 14+
      • 3rd Edition
      • ISBN-13: 9780991636914
      • 730+ pages
      • Hardcover printed in the USA
      • Internet/data connection required for digital content, charges may apply

    Award-Winning Biology Homeschool Curriculum

    Science Shepherd Biology was awarded the 2015 Practical Homeschooling Science Reader Award, is one of Cathy Duffy's 103 Top Picks for Homeschool Curriculum, and receives rave reviews from homeschool families. You can be confident that our 9th-12th grade Biology homeschool curriculum will provide an excellent educational experience to your student.

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    Why Science Shepherd?

    The Science Shepherd Biology Video Course offers over 42 hours of comprehensive teaching. Dr. Hardin presents an in-depth review of each section of the Biology Textbook, with additional supplemental material, to help students fully understand the subject. Plus, each lab video walks students through the process and expected results of 19 experiments, so they can be confident they are accurately performing each lab. To see how Science Shepherd's 9th-12th grade Biology homeschool curriculum compares to other similar courses, visit our blog post for a side-by-side comparison.

    Free Preview

    Watch a sample lesson video below, or access a free preview of the Biology Video Course through our student learning portal. The preview includes 4 complete lessons, a corresponding section of the Biology Textbook, a full lab video, and a full chapter of online review questions.