August 12 - 13 2019  ·  Asbury United Methodist Church
Orientation to the NGSS in Elementary Science with Amplify- August 12th-13th
All school staff supporting elementary science instruction at schools participating in Zero Year science implementation.

The summer orientation session, Teaching the NGSS in Elementary Science with Amplify Science, is designed to prepare teachers and school leaders to engage all students in the Next Generation Science Standards with the Amplify Science curricular resource.

Day 1: Aligning science instruction with the vision of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Participants will look at instructional shifts that emphasize a phenomena-based approach, support student sensemaking, and emphasize the science and engineering practices.

Day 2: Amplify Science Orientation: This overview of the Amplify Science curriculum will prepare teachers to implement grade-level specific units from Amplify Science in their classroom, with a focus on the instructional strategies that support all students in learning science.

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