Standards and Benchmarks
NSE Standards and AAAS Benchmarks
Science Companion was conceived and designed using the National Science Education Standards and the AAAS Project 2061 Benchmarks.
• Each lesson specifies the central standards and benchmarks that are its focus.
• Each module contains detailed lists the NSE Standards and AAAS Benchmarks that are addressed by the lessons.
- • Collecting and Examining Life
- • Rainbows, Colors, and Light
- • Motion
- • Weather
- Solids, Liquids & Gases
- Electrical Circuits
- Life Cycles
- Our Solar System
- Nature’s Recyclers
- Watery Earth
Levels 4 – 6
- Human Body in Motion
- Earth’s Changing Surface