- 2016 Revision of the Science Framework
SB300 (Chapter 480, Statutes of 2013) calls for the revision of the Science Framework align with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
The Standards and Benchmarks are available by clicking on the link below:
The Elk Grove Unified School District invites parents and community members to preview and provide feedback on the newly proposed Kindergarten-5th grade Science instructional materials currently under consideration for EGUSD adoption. The District’s review process, which includes teachers piloting the proposed materials, began in October and is scheduled to be completed by March with concurrent community preview opportunities. Once the review process is complete, in accordance with district Board Policy, District staff will compile stakeholder feedback and bring forward a recommendation to the Board of Education in March and April 2021.
Publisher/Program: Amplify Science
Publisher Website: https://amplify.com/amplify-science-california-edition
Brief Video: Overview of the program and instructional materials. Youtube | Download
Instructional Material Samples: Kindergarten Sample | Grade 1 Sample | Grade 2 Sample | Grade 3 SampleGrade 4 Sample | Grade 5 Sample
Publisher/Program: Twig Science
Brief Video: Overview of the program and instructional materials. Download
Instructional Material Samples: Access to samples of each grade level
Stormwater Poster Contest
The District has a Storm Water management program that complies with the California Regional Water Quality Control Board. The Storm Water Management Program seeks to reduce the dumping of water from school sites into streams, lakes and rivers within the District. For more information, see the EGUSD Storm Water Post-Construction Standards Manual and the Stormwater Best Management Practice Handbook from the California Stormwater Quality Association.