Testing/Assessments and Learning Standards
December 19, 2016

P-12 NY State Science Learning Standards

Source: NYSUT Research and Educational Services

The Regents approved new PreK-12 science learning standards in mid-December, which call for more hands-on learning.

NYSED News Release - December 12, 2016

New York State Board Of Regents P-12 Committee Approves New P-12 Science Learning Standards
Standards are a culmination of a more than five-year collaborative process with teachers, administrators, and major professional science organizations.

A List of Resources:

Transition Resources for the Implementation of the NYS P-12SLS - NYS Science Education Consortium & Science Teachers Association of NY State

Lesson plans created by teachers organized by standard and grade level

A large resource of videos relevant to individual standards

Earth Science Standards Specific

A video explanation of each learning standard K-12

More Lesson Ideas

Engineering Resources

Example curriculum map K-5 for physical science and life science (NGSS on right column)

Link for Course Description includes vocabulary

User Friendly Standards

Resources for Each Standard

Science units


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