Alpha Science is a comprehensive research-based Science program, built on and aligned with The Next Generation Science Standards.
NGSS embraces the idea that we are living at the speed of Science and in a World where scientific literacy is essential. Alpha Science reflects this fundamental philosophy and provides room not just for academic excellence but for personal achievement and collaborative learning too by integrating best science practices, crosscutting concepts, and Disciplinary core ideas.
Alpha Science supports and encourages inquiry-based learning and helps students develop the scientific and engineering investigation and problem-solving techniques essential for high school, college and beyond.
- The program adapts the 5-Es instructional model.
- Integrates the 3 Dimensions of NGSS and 21st Century Learning Skills
- Includes interactive, visual, and differentiated learning strategies to meet the needs of all learners.
- Integrates CCSS for language, Arts and Math with Science
- Ready to use yearly plans, chapter planners and lesson planners
- Multiple assessment options from Check Understanding Questions to Lesson Reviews and Practice Book.
- Leveled program providing a progression of scientific knowledge from one grade to another.
- Student performance expectations achieved by the lesson content, STEAM, Practice and performance tasks.