ConnectPlus offers an innovative and inexpensive electronic
textbook integrated within the Connect online homework platform. ConnectPlus Physical Science provides students with online assignments and assessments and 24/7 online access to an eBook—an online edition of the Physical Science
With ConnectPlus Physical Science, instructors can deliver assignments, quizzes, and tests online. All of the Questions for Thought and Parallel Exercises from the Physical Science text are presented in an auto-gradable format and tied to the text’s topics. Questions and exercises are formatted in either multiplechoice
or open-ended numeric entry, with a variety of static and
randomized, algorithmic versions. Instructors can also edit
existing questions or author entirely new problems. Track individual student performance—by question, assignment, or in relation to the class overall—with detailed grade reports. Integrate grade reports easily with Learning Management Systems (LMS) such as WebCT and Blackboard. And much more.
By choosing ConnectPlus Physical Science, instructors are providing their students with a powerful tool for improving academic performance and truly mastering course material. ConnectPlus Physical Science allows students to practice important skills at their own pace and on their own schedule. Importantly, students’ assessment results and instructors’ feedback are all saved online, so students can continually review their progress and plot their course to success.
As part of the e-homework process, instructors can assign chapter and section readings from the text. With ConnectPlus, links to relevant text topics are also provided where students need them most—accessed directly from the e-homework problem!
The ConnectPlus eBook:
Provides students with an online eBook, allowing for
anytime, anywhere access to the Physical Science textbook
to aid them in successfully completing their work,
wherever and whenever they choose.
Includes Community Notes for student-to-student or
instructor-to-student note sharing to greatly enhance the
user learning experience.
Allows for insertion of lecture discussions or instructorcreated additional examples using Tegrity™ (see below) to provide additional clarification or varied coverage on a topic.
Merges media and assessments with the text narrative to
engage students and improve learning and retention. The
eBook includes animations and inline assessment questions.
Pinpoints and connects key physical science concepts in a snap using the powerful eBook search engine.
Manages notes, highlights, and bookmarks in one place
for simple, comprehensive review.