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
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
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