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What are your hopes and fears about the Revised Washington State K-12 Science Standards? . Welcome! Navigating Washington State’s New Science Standards. Presenter Event Date and Location. After today I will…. Know why we have new science standards.

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welcome navigating washington state s new science standards

Welcome!Navigating Washington State’s New Science Standards

Presenter

Event

Date and Location

after today i will

After today I will….

Know why we have new science standards.

Understand how the new science standards document is organized.

Identify the Big Ideas of the new science standards document.

Be able to use the document to identify what students in my grade band should know and be able to do.

why new standards

Why New Standards?

  • In 2007 the Washington State Legislature passed HB 1906 calling for:
  • The State Board of Education to review our current science standards.
  • OSPI to revise the science standards.
why new standards5

Why New Standards?

  • Better prepare students to:
      • Participate in post-secondary education
      • Meet the workforce needs of tomorrow
      • Contribute to the future of our state and the world as scientifically literate citizens
      • Provide a tool for teachers to use in identifying learning outcomes.
group assignments
Group Assignments

Group 1 – Science standards grade band summary page.

Group 2 — Summary paragraph at the top of each page.

Group 3 —Content Standards and Performance Expectations

Group 4 — Math Connections

process what you heard
Process What You Heard
  • Stand Up.
  • Find someone in the room you have not talked to before.
  • Summarize what you just heard.
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Appendices

  • Glossary
  • Big Ideas

Evolution

Matter

Structure & Function

Ecosystems

Force & Motion

Earth in Space

Earth Structures

Energy

Earth History

find a topic in the standards you already teach

Find a topic in the Standards you already teach.

  • Could my students meet these performance expectations?
  • What’s the big idea of which this topic is a part?
putting it all together

Putting it all together

  • Organized by Big Ideas.
  • Teach for mastery.
  • Do not repeat topics.
  • Fewer topics in greater depth.
crosscutting concepts and abilities

Crosscutting Conceptsand Abilities

  • Systems
  • Inquiry
  • Application
  • In the standards these are included as content, not teaching methods.
next step school or district planning

Next Step:School or District Planning

  • Decide on grade level placement by “sliding” science units up or down within grade bands.
  • Professional development on Inquiry in the State Standards.
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What is mine to Decide?

  • Determine the best teaching methods
  • How to meet your students’ needs
  • How to excite your students about science!
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Revisiting Hopes and Fears

  • What changed in your thinking?
  • Thank you for coming!
  • Please fill out an Exit Note.