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This short video describes first steps teachers can take towards transitioning to the NGSS.
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The Science Literacy Maps are an interactive tool for teachers and learners to explore specific science and math concepts. The maps illustrate connections between concepts as well as how concepts build upon one another across grade levels. Clicking on a concept within the maps will show resources...
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Published in 2008
What types of instructional experiences help K-8 students learn science with understanding? What do science educators, teachers, teacher leaders, science specialists, professional development staff, curriculum designers, and school administrators need to know to create and support such experiences?...
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This guide outlines strategies to build literacy and science skills by combining online science learning, using our Kids' Crossing Web site, and our favorite hands-on classroom activities!
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PUMAS is a collection of brief examples showing how math and science topics taught in K-12 classes can be used in interesting settings, including every day life. The examples are written primarily by scientists, engineers, and other content experts having practical experience with the material. They...
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"The 5 E's is an instructional model based on the constructivist approach to learning, which says that learners build or construct new ideas on top of their old ideas. The 5 E's can be used with students of all ages, including adults. Each of the 5 E's describes a phase of learning, and each phase...
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The mission of the RTLS project is to increase middle level science content learning by improving students' ability to interpret science texts. Teachers can access a comprehensive collection of resources to help make that happen, including information about the pedagogical basis for emphasizing...
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This website provides a vision of ambitious science instruction and what it looks like in elementary, middle , and high school classrooms. In ambitious teaching, educators deliberately support students of all backgrounds to deeply understand science ideas, participate in the activities of the...
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