Life Science Kits

To begin to bring our FOSS Science Kits into better alignment with the NGSS/WSSLS, we have created a Scope and Sequence for the Life Science Strand, beginning in the Fall of 2015.

NGSS Support Guides Intro Video

This short video gives an overview of the development and use of the NGSS Transition Support Guides available for ESD112 Science Materials beginning in the Fall of 2015.

Kits and Supporting Materials
Grades K-5 Life Science Topics Additional Materials

Kindergarten

Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems

Science in Kindergarten

Animals 2x2

1st

Structure, Function & Information Processing

Animals as Engineers

New Plants

2nd

Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems

The Square of Life Project

Insects

3rd

Interdependent Relationships in Ecosystems & Inheritance and Variation of Traits

Structures of Life Training Powerpoint

Structures of Life

4th

Structure, Function & Information Processing (and Energy)

Additional materials coming soon!

Environments

5th

Matter and Energy in Organisms and Ecosystems

Additional materials coming soon!

Living Systems