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What Does Sound Look Like? Video

The Next Generation Science Standards have a clear and intentional focus on waves as a disciplinary core idea K-12. This is content that may be new for some of us and may be lacking in our science instructional materials. 35 more words

K-12 General Science

EQuIP Rubric for Measuring NGSS Alignment

The EQuIP Rubric for measuring alignment of lessons and units to the Next Generation Science Standards was released today. It sounds like there are still some support documents to come… Scoring Guidelines, etc. 36 more words

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2014 NGSS Annual Leadership Meeting- Materials

I find that it is difficult to know when new materials have been added to the NGSS site (Nextgenscience.org) so I’ll try to help send notifications through the Science for All blog. 97 more words

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High Quality Science Instruction: Building Conceptual Understanding and Language Skills for English Learners

WestEd recently published a FREE report titled- High Quality Science Instruction: Building Conceptual Understanding and Language Skills for English Learners.

The report describes a backwards planning method for designing science lessons that helps students build conceptual understanding of science ideas AND supports language learning. 16 more words

K-12 General Science