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DLESE Community Collection (DCC)

Total resources: 5449

K-4
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Change, constancy, and measurement   Search by Change, constancy, and measurement 74
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 244
Evolution and equilibrium   Search by Evolution and equilibrium 7
Form and function   Search by Form and function 22
Systems, order, and organization   Search by Systems, order, and organization 67
 
 
A - Science as inquiry
 
Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry   Search by Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry 184
 
Understanding about scientific inquiry   Search by Understanding about scientific inquiry 96
 
 
B - Physical science
 
Light, heat, electricity, and magnetism   Search by Light, heat, electricity, and magnetism 80
Position and motion of objects   Search by Position and motion of objects 56
Properties of objects and materials   Search by Properties of objects and materials 113
 
 
C - Life science
 
Characteristics of organisms   Search by Characteristics of organisms 90
Life cycles of organisms   Search by Life cycles of organisms 14
Organisms and environments   Search by Organisms and environments 115
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Changes in earth and sky   Search by Changes in earth and sky 281
Objects in the sky   Search by Objects in the sky 137
Properties of earth materials   Search by Properties of earth materials 200
 
 
E - Science and technology
 
Abilities of technological design   Search by Abilities of technological design 37
Abilities to distinguish between natural objects and objects made by humans   Search by Abilities to distinguish between natural objects and objects made by humans 40
Understanding about sci. / tech.   Search by Understanding about sci. / tech. 60
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Changes in environments   Search by Changes in environments 108
Characteristics / changes in populations   Search by Characteristics / changes in populations 9
Personal health   Search by Personal health 14
Sci. / tech. in local challenges   Search by Sci. / tech. in local challenges 50
Types of resources   Search by Types of resources 66
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
Science as a human endeavor   Search by Science as a human endeavor 54
 
 
5-8
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Change, constancy, and measurement   Search by Change, constancy, and measurement 195
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 564
Evolution and equilibrium   Search by Evolution and equilibrium 30
Form and function   Search by Form and function 32
Systems, order, and organization   Search by Systems, order, and organization 90
 
 
A - Science as inquiry
 
Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry   Search by Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry 475
 
Understanding about scientific inquiry   Search by Understanding about scientific inquiry 276
 
 
B - Physical science
 
Motion and forces   Search by Motion and forces 125
Properties and changes of properties in matter   Search by Properties and changes of properties in matter 197
Transfer of energy   Search by Transfer of energy 188
 
 
C - Life science
 
Diversity and adaptations of organisms   Search by Diversity and adaptations of organisms 163
Population and ecosystems   Search by Population and ecosystems 191
Regulation and behavior   Search by Regulation and behavior 47
Reproduction and heredity   Search by Reproduction and heredity 15
Structure and function in living systems   Search by Structure and function in living systems 119
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Earth in the solar system   Search by Earth in the solar system 215
Earth's history   Search by Earth 213
Structure of the earth system   Search by Structure of the earth system 704
 
 
E - Science and technology
 
Abilities of technological design   Search by Abilities of technological design 116
Understandings about sci. / tech.   Search by Understandings about sci. / tech. 206
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Natural hazards   Search by Natural hazards 230
Personal health   Search by Personal health 28
Populations, resources, environments   Search by Populations, resources, environments 259
Risks and benefits   Search by Risks and benefits 56
Sci. / tech. in society   Search by Sci. / tech. in society 168
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
History of science   Search by History of science 36
Nature of science   Search by Nature of science 83
Science as a human endeavor   Search by Science as a human endeavor 149
 
 
9-12
 
 
Unifying concepts and processes
 
Change, constancy, and measurement   Search by Change, constancy, and measurement 244
Evidence, models, and explanation   Search by Evidence, models, and explanation 568
Evolution and equilibrium   Search by Evolution and equilibrium 68
Form and function   Search by Form and function 61
Systems, order, and organization   Search by Systems, order, and organization 138
 
 
A - Science as inquiry
 
Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry   Search by Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry 426
 
Understandings about scientific inquiry   Search by Understandings about scientific inquiry 335
 
 
B - Physical science
 
Chemical reactions   Search by Chemical reactions 56
Conservation of energy and increase in disorder   Search by Conservation of energy and increase in disorder 19
Interactions of energy and matter   Search by Interactions of energy and matter 162
Motions and forces   Search by Motions and forces 128
Structure and properties of matter   Search by Structure and properties of matter 124
Structure of atoms   Search by Structure of atoms 25
 
 
C - Life science
 
Behavior of organisms   Search by Behavior of organisms 70
Biological evolution   Search by Biological evolution 158
Interdependence of organisms   Search by Interdependence of organisms 104
Matter, energy, and organization in living systems   Search by Matter, energy, and organization in living systems 120
Molecular basis of heredity   Search by Molecular basis of heredity 8
The cell   Search by The cell 8
 
 
D - Earth and space science
 
Energy in the earth system   Search by Energy in the earth system 448
Geochemical cycles   Search by Geochemical cycles 75
Origin and evolution of the earth system   Search by Origin and evolution of the earth system 401
Origin and evolution of the universe   Search by Origin and evolution of the universe 121
 
 
E - Science and technology
 
Abilities of technological design   Search by Abilities of technological design 130
Understandings about science and technology   Search by Understandings about science and technology 223
 
 
F - Science in personal / social perspectives
 
Environmental quality   Search by Environmental quality 224
Natural and human-induced hazards   Search by Natural and human-induced hazards 370
Natural resources   Search by Natural resources 154
Personal and community health   Search by Personal and community health 27
Population growth   Search by Population growth 18
Sci. / tech. in local, national, and global challenges   Search by Sci. / tech. in local, national, and global challenges 187
 
 
G - History and nature of science
 
Historical perspectives   Search by Historical perspectives 89
Nature of scientific knowledge   Search by Nature of scientific knowledge 195
Science as a human endeavor   Search by Science as a human endeavor 185
 

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