The CoNCERT Science (6–8) series of books is designed for use alongside the NCERT textbooks. The series helps ensure understanding of the concepts presented in the textbooks and extends learning to make it more effective and long term.
The key features of the books are as follows:
The books also include:
Information boxes: Grey-shaded boxes give answers to questions asked in the text of the NCERT lessons and other interesting science information.
Answer booklet: An answer booklet available on CD provides suggested answers to exercises in the NCERT textbook as well as answers to questions in the Step In and Step Up sections of the books.
Malini Seshadri holds an M.Sc. degree in Physics from Osmania University. She is a writer, editor and translator and has written on a variety of subjects. She has also written a children's book and is co-author of a values education book series for schools.