Welcome to the PVPUSD NGSS Home Page!
Here you will find information and resources for and about the Next Generation Science Standards.
- This is a fillable PDF used for vetting your current materials and lessons, as well as any new lessons you may find, for alignment with NGSS. Below is a video that explains how to use the rubric.
- This is a website with different phenomena tied to specific Performance Expectations. NGSS is very much about tying science concepts to the real-world, and this can be done through the use of phenomena.
- Here are some sample storylines for constructing units through NGSS. Storylines provide a cohesive way of tying concepts together, integrating problem-solving and relating the topic to the real world.
CK-12 Digital FlexBook Textbooks - Click the images below to access the PVPUSD CK-12 FlexBooks. You can use them online or download a PDF.
Below are files of the standards and frameworks for middle and high school science, as found on the CDE website.