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NGS Navigators: We're Phenomenal!

Jul 30, 2019

NGSS lessons must be phenomenon driven--or it's not NGSS. But what exactly is phenomena and how do I use them in my NGSS lessons? Here's 5 NGSS phenomena myths busted.

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Jul 23, 2019

Have you been looking for high-quality instructional materials that support student instruction toward the goals of the NGSS?All sorts of products and programs have filled the science instructional materials marketplace, claiming they support the NGSS, but do they really? Find out in this Quick Tip...

Jul 18, 2019

Back in Episode 037 with Victoria Schilling, she told us how her 8th graders came in with solid routines and classroom culture norms conducive to the NGSS style of teaching because her 7th grade teacher colleague taught  and practiced those routines and norms in the previous school year. So, I just had to get that...

Jul 16, 2019

Science assessment tasks for the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) can come in many different forms, but what should you look for when choosing an assessment? Or what should you make sure to include when creating your own assessment? Find out in this Quick Tip Tuesday...

Jul 11, 2019

Erin Sadler is a 7th and 8th grade NGSS teacher and shares with us strategies and resources she uses when teaching her students to engage in argument from evidence. She also walks us through the steps she takes when creating an NGSS lesson plan. Check out the shownotes for all the resources Erin Sadler shares.