Thursday, May 9, 2013

DRAFT Next Generation Science Standards

Post also hosted on my Daily work blog:

Below are the DRAFT units, proficiency scales, essential learning goals for K-5 Elementary Science based on the Next Generation Science Standards.

These will be updated throughout the summer to prepare and improve them for implementation.

DESE's reaction to the NGSS:

Find out more about the NGSS here:

As of today we have no timeline for implementation however these are ready and will continue to be improved as we determine what the timeline may be as dictated by state adoption of the NGSS as the next Grade Level Expectations.


1st Grade

2nd Grade

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade