NEW K-5 Science Curriculum, Assessments & Resources -- Revised for NGSS!Top of Page

Teachers, please click on your grade level to access all of the brand new science curriculum documents that have been revised for the Next Generation Science Standards. To avoid problems getting access, be sure you are using the Chrome browser and are logged in using your district account.
 
 
***** All K-5 curricula should now be accessible. Please email Meegan Adames if you have any issues accessing your curriculum. Thank you for your patience during the transition to our new standards!! *****

6th - 12th Grade Science Curriculum & Assessments -- updated for 2017-2018!Top of Page

Teachers, please click on your course name for the link to the google drive that contains all the curriculum documents for your course. To avoid problems getting access, be sure you are using the Chrome browser and are logged in using your district account.
 
 

Next Generation Science StandardsTop of Page

As most of you know, the Next Generation Science Standards are changing science instruction in exciting ways! In New Brunswick, all K-12 Science curricula have been updated to align to the new standards.  Check out some of the links below for more information about the standards:
 
 
In either one of those websites, you can search by grade level to find the relevant Performance Expectations and their inherent Disciplinary Core Ideas, Cross-cutting Concepts & Science and Engineering Practices. 

 

A Framework for K-12 Science Education (a good resource for the basis of NGSS including content knowledge; create a free account to download a free PDF):

https://www.nap.edu/catalog/13165/a-framework-for-k-12-science-education-practices-crosscutting-concepts#

Resources to support Science LiteracyTop of Page

Check out the websites below for great resources to support science literacy!
 
These two are free to educators and have articles at a variety of reading levels on a wide range of topics:
 
Resources that the district has subscriptions to:
For help getting onto Discovery Education, click here.
 
Annotated research papers for student research:
 
Skype a scientist!
 

Professional Development ResourcesTop of Page

Check out the respected groups below for quality science PD!