NGSS MS Integrated vs. Discipline Specific

 

STANDARDS & IMPLEMENTATION PLAN

NGSS -NSTA

Nationally Developed NGSS by Achieve

Implementation Resource Webpage

 

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Discipline Specific PEs       (pdf version)

6th Grade Integrated         (pdf version)

7th Grade Integrated         (pdf version)

8th Grade Integrated         (pdf version)

 

ARTICLES AND NOTES

CA Framework 2016 DRAFT – Introduction to Grades 6 through 8

CSTA Article – Middle School Integrated Science - Get Over It

CSTA Article - Middle School Madness: The Integrated or Discipline Specific Choice

Notes on Two articles arguing for the Integrated NGSS MS Model

Achieve’s Model for Integrating Domains – Three Dimensions

 

CALIFORNIA NGSS & FRAMEWORK

NGSS for California Public Schools, K-12

2015-2016 Draft Science Framework Chapters

 

NGSS Assessments

California Science Test (CAST)

California Alternate Assessments (CAAs)

CSTA Assessment Info Page

 

 

Paul Coski

Vandenberg Middle School

coski.paul@lusd.org