TK/Kindergarten

Science

Highlighted Resources

Print and online lessons, videos, and activities.

Print and online lessons, videos, and activities.

Ideas about how to help children engage in science.

Additional Resources

California Science Academy

Videos, stories, activities, lesson plans.

TCOE Science Padlet

Ideas for collaboration, virtual field trips, critter cams, and multiple ways to show learning.

NASA

Videos, stories, activities, lesson plans.

NSTA Daily Do

A daily mystery that engages students in sensemaking through exploring a phenomenon. Sign up for their daily updates.

Smithsonian

Activites, videos, games, readings and more.

Springdale

Lesson plans by grade level, plus activity ideas and by science domain.

Discovery Education

Weekly lesson plans by grade band.

Kindergarten NGSS Overview.pdf

Grade Level Overview

Description of how students will show their learning and what they will know, along with driving questions for the grade level.

Screen-Free Time

Observe Like a Scientist

See how adults can encourage kids to become better observers.

Science Talk

Check out video demonstrating how you can help your kids talk about science.

Exploratorium Snacks

Get ideas for engineering and design and hands-on activities.

Experiments in Your Home

Get ideas for experimentation in your home.

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