by Peter Kariuki, James Okumu, Lydia Njeru, Zedekiah
Biology Today is a new series in biology specially designed to fully meet the objectives of the biology syllabus for secondary schools. The series has been developed by a team of teachers with vast experience in teaching and examining biology.
Biology Today Student’s Book
Has been written in a simple language that is easy to understand.
Is highly illustrated to assist the student to understand concepts easily.
Highlights new developments In biology to bring the learner up-to-date with the most recent discoveries and developments in the subject.
Contains well-designed practical activities to enable the student to carry out practical activities successfully and make accurate references. Contains full-colour photographs to expose the student to the study of specimens through photographs.
Contains exciting and inspirational stories about pioneer scientists
Includes an examination guide at the end of every topic to help the student relate the content in the topic to an examination scenario.
An Answer Book for each level is also available.KSh603.00
This book includes all the topics generally covered in the first year of the Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) syllabus for Biology. The level of material in the book meets the standards required for the KCSE examination. Consequently the teacher of Form One Biology is expected to convey the basic concepts and information suited to the level of understanding of his or her students. The contents of the book also include material for the London G.C.E. Examinations (International). Each chapter has some practical activities and test questions. Answers to these questions are placed towards the end of the book and are meant to be a guide to students.KSh458.00KSh458.00
Certificate Geography for Form 1 is a thrilling journey into the amazing world of Geographg. The series is skilfully prepared bg experienced educators and comprehensively covers the new Geography Syllabus for secondary schools. The Student’s Book for Form 1 contains numerous, well laid out, clear and relevant diagrams, illustrations and photographs. Complex concepts are greatly simplified and local examples have been used throughout the coursebook to make learning more effective.KSh695.00KSh695.00
by G.Waihiga, K.W.Wamitila
Mwongozo huu unapiga hatua pana zaidi ukilinganishwa na vitabu vingine vya aina yake ambavyo aghalabu huishia kuwa vitabu vya majibu tu.
Mwongozo huu wa mwalimu umenuiwa na bila shaka utafaulu katika:KSh870.00
by Mbaka Njeru, Samuel Mwangi
Chemistry Today is a new series in chemistry specially designed to fully meet the objectives of the chemistry syllabus for secondary schools. The series has been developed by a team of teachers with vast experience in teaching and examining chemistry.
Chemistry Today Student’s Book 1:
Has been written in a simple language that is easy to understand.
Offers a step-by-step guide to practical activities to the enable student to carry out experiments successfully and make accurate inferences.
Is highly illustrated to assist the student to understand concepts easily.
Highlights new developments in chemistry to bring the learner up-to-date with the most recent discoveries and developments in the subject.
Contains exciting and inspirational stories about pioneer scientists.
Includes a revision checklist to guide the student through the key concepts in each topic.KSh638.00
Comprehensive Secondary Physics is developed in conformity to the new Physics Syllabus for Secondary School Education. Written in simple language, it captures all the elements of science and its application to modern living. Behind the series are experienced teachers and researchers who employ a practical approach to make learning easier and more enjoyable.KSh638.00
Crescent Islamic Religious Education F1 Trs is specially written alongside Cresent Islamic Religious Education for Secondary Schools Students Book Three to assist the teacher handle its teaching successfully. The guide provides a comprehensive interpretation of the revised Islamic religious Education syllabus for effective teaching of the subject.
The main features of the book include:KSh405.00
by Mishi Abdulrahman Juma, Abdi Yunis Mohamed, Hassan Salim Makombo, Idris Makokha Matsukhu, Jumaa Yusuf Kumala
Crescent Islamic Religious Education for Secondary Schools, Students’ Book I is the first book in KLB’s Islamic Religious Education series. The book offers a gradual guidance to the learners in syllabus coverage. The book covers the revised Islamic Religious Education syllabus comprehensively for ease of learning and understanding of the subject The main features of the text book include:
Topics are comprehensively covered and written in an interactive way with the readers in mind.
There are Quranic quotations and explanations that make learning of the subject easy.
There are clear and appropriate examples drawn from the learners’ environment
To reinforce textual consent, numerous illustrations and maps are used which help a great deal in making topics under consideration easy to understand.
There are Suggested study Questions and Activities after each topic. which give the book the strength of independent for self-evaluation by the learners.
Alongside each Students Book is the Teachers’ Guide, which has valuable learning and teaching activities for successful teaching of Islamic Religious Education.
The Teachers Guide provides answers to the Suggested study Questions and Activities.KSh557.00
Dynamic of business Studies Form 1 student’s book is the first in a four-book series that’s takes a didactic and exhaustive approach to business study syllabus for secondary schools. It comprehensively covers the new syllabus launched in 2002, implemented in 2003 and revised in 2008. The book is written in cognizance of the fact that the syllabus is drawn to be in tandem with the paradigm shift in business organisations’ internal and external environments.This book heralds an unprecedented and hitherto, unexplored student friendly approach of the Business Studies syllabus. It breaks breaks new ground through: Use of a simple known-to-unknown approach to explain concepts. Drawing example from Student’s immediate environment thus demystifying the subject. Giving informative and comprehensive illustrations to clarify the issues taught. Highlighting emerging issues and trends in various topic areas. Guiding students to do practical exercises which will not only aid them understand and identify with concepts taught in class but also equip with inter-personal and presentational skills.KSh660.00KSh660.00
Essential Life Skills is a new course aimed at equipping students with skills that will enable them perform well in school as well as shape them into moral, productive members of the society.KSh485.00KSh485.00
They say a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single stride. The Evolving World takes you through a journey of millions of years.After introducing himself, Early Man relates to you the stages he went through as he evolved from a hunter-gatherer into an agriculturalist, traveller, trader, industrialist and a scientist.He stopped at nothing to build fortified settlements, form strong governments, develop a high sense of nationalism, invent arms and declare upon himself both ‘Hot’ and ‘Cold’ wars. Then, having realized his mistake, he embarked on an aggressive search for peace… The Evolving World brings you the full story in an exciting mannerKSh638.00KSh638.00
Excelling in English is a new English course that is tailored to meet the learning needs of students in secondary school. The series is written by a team of experts in the subject. It dexterously integrates English and Literature in a way that makes the learning process not only enjoyable but also enriching for the students. The course is learner-centred and it is structured in a manner that allows students actively participate in the learning process. The course therefore helps learners to discover facts other than memorise what they are taught thus making the knowledge indelibly imprinted on their minds. English is in this course taught in context and learning situations that are familiar to the students are used. Each Students’ Book in the series has an accompanying Teachers’ Guide, which sets out lesson objectives clearly and gives detailed and useful information on lesson development for the teacher. Excelling in English Teachers Guide 1 is a manual designed to help the teacher use the Students’ Book effectively. It sets out with extreme lucidity objectives for each unit, thereby placing the teacher on the right road to seeing the desired knowledge and attitudes more clearly. Useful tips are given on how to involve the students in the activities and exercises in the Students’ Book. The guide further contains additional notes and makes the teacher well equipped to handle the lessons successfully. Diagnostic exercises are given to ensure that complete learning takes place. Answers to the exercises and samples for the writing tasks are provided to assist the teacher evaluate the students’ total progress. The guide further sensitises the teacher on how to accommodate students with special needs and thus ensure multi-ability learning. This is one book that everybody wishing to use the Excelling in English series cannot do without.KSh650.00KSh650.00
Excelling in English is a new English course that is tailored to meet the learning needs of students in secondary school. The series is written by a team of experts in the subject. It dexterously integrates English and Literature in a way that makes the learning process not only enjoyable but also enriching for the students. The course is learner-centred and is structured in a manner that allows students to actively participate in the learning process. The course therefore helps learners to discover facts other than memorise what they are taught thus making the knowledge indelibly imprinted on their minds. English is in this course taught in context and learning situations that are familiar to the students are used. Each Students’ Book in the series has an accompanying Teachers’ Guide, which sets out lesson objectives clearly and gives detailed and useful information on lesson development for the teacher.KSh673.00KSh673.00
by “Njogu, Oyoko”
The Longman Explore Agriculture Form 1 Student’s Book has been developed by Longman Kenya to fulfil the requirements of the Revised Curriculum.
Longman Explore Agriculture invites comprehensive exploration of agriculture over the full range of syllabus topics and concepts.
Each chapter of the well-illustrated text includes:
An accompanying Teacher’s Guide has additional suggested practical and assessment activities to consolidate points taught.KSh490.00
Longman Explore Chemistry Form 1 Student’s Book covers the first year of the new Chemistry syllabus for Kenya secondary schools. Longman Explore Chemistry Form 1 Student’s Book helps students learn both the theory and practice of chemistry by effectively integrating learning texts with experiments and related projects.
Key features of Longman Explore Chemistry Form 1 Student’s Book include:
This first book in the Longman Explore Chemistry series meets the needs of every Form 1 student and provides a solid foundation for further study of Chemistry in secondary school. Longman Explore Chemistry Form 1 Student’s Book is part of a comprehensive Chemistry course offered by Longman Kenya. An accompanying Teacher’s Guide ensures effective classroom practice.KSh548.00KSh548.00
Focus on English 1 is the first in a series of 4 books based on the revised English syllabus. Following the integrated approach to the teaching and learning of English, the book covers listening and speaking skills, grammar, comprehension, summary writing, introduction to literature and writing skills. The book uses topical issues such as HIV/AIDS, child labour, technological advancement, children rights, environment and the use of polite language. Themes directly affecting the target group such as the advent of adolescence, school life, and effects of computer games have also been included.
In recognition of the emphasis placed on the development of writing skills in the revised curriculum, and drawing from vast resources, the author has also included sample compositions written by students in this level to illustrate the different writing skills covered in the course. We hope that these essays will both entertain and motivate learners and at the same time introduce them to the joys of writing.
The comprehensive test units given after every 8 units aim at ensuring that the students master the content covered and afford the teacher an opportunity to introduce the students to examination techniques. These test units are consistent with the revised KCSE English exam format.
The author of this course has vast experience in the teaching of English and in the production of teaching and learning resources at both primary and secondary school level. Currently, he is the Head of English at Strathmore School, Nairobi.KSh464.00KSh464.00
by Timothy Mandila, Jakanyakwaka Dinda
The series is developed by curriculum developers and teachers with an outstanding experience in teaching and evaluating Geography at the national level. This gives them an added advantage of interpreting correctly the revised Geography syllabus at each level of the book series. The authors also understand in depth the problems, needs and Interests of geography students preparing for national examinations.
The series has the following features:
Comprehensive and syllabus-tight content.
Focused skills and concept development.
Well illustrated Information through many relevant photographs, maps, charts and diagrams.
Exercises at the end of each chapter.
Appropriate layout to enhance readability.KSh487.00
by “Mugambi, Meme, Mbuthia, Chege”
Focus on Home Science Form one is based on the revised Home Science Secondary school syllabus. It comprehensively covers the depth and scope of the syllabus. The book is tailored for the Form One level and offers an excellent foundation for the Home Science Student. Each chapter has activities and questions for the learner in order to improve mastery of the content. A wide range of illustrations are included to enhance the learner friendly approach used throughout the textbook.
The authors have wide experience in teaching home science at secondary and college levels. Currently, Agnes Chege is the Head of Department, Home Science at Precious Blood Girls School, Nairobi. Martin Meme is a lecturer in the department of Nutrition, Kenyatta University. Ruth Mugambi and Olive Mbuthia and John Kamau are curriculum developers in Home Science.
A teacher’s guide is also available for this book.KSh487.00
This is the first course book designed to cover the Secondary Computer Studies syllabus for Form One in the New Curriculum. It also provides a foundation for all Computer related subjects.The book guides the learner to a comprehensive and progressive understanding of the subject through:
Teachers and students studying computer science at tertiary level will also find this book quite resourceful.KSh405.00
FOUNDATION GEOGRAPHY STUDENTS’ BOOK FOR FORM 1
This is the first coursebook designed to cover the syllabus for Form 1 in the New Curriculum. It also provides relevant understanding of all Geography related subjects. The book guides the learner to a comprehensive and progressive understanding of the subject through:
In addition, Foundation Geography Students’ Book 1 comes with a Teacher’s Guide to be used together for effective learning.KSh850.00KSh850.00
Foundations of Compute. Studies is a course that has been developed to comprehensively cover the new secondary school curriculum (2002). It has therefore fulfilled the aims and objectives of the new Computer Studies syllabus by:KSh615.00