NSES Alignment

National Science Education Standards Alignment.

  • Grade Band K - 4
  • Grade Band 5 - 8
  • Grade Band 9 - 12
NSES Alignment
Unifying Concepts and Processes
1.Systems, Order and Organization
2.Evidence, Models and Explanation
3.Change, Constancy and Measurement
4.Evolution and Equilibrium
5.Form and Function
Earth and Space
6.Properties of Earth Materials
7.Objects in the Sky
8.Changes in Earth and Sky
9.Structure of the Earth System
10.Earth's History
11.Earth in the Solar System
12.Energy in the Earth System
13.Origin and Evolution of the Earth System
14.Origin and Evolution of the Universe
15.Geochemical Cycles
Life Science
16.Characteristics of Organisms
17.Life Cycles of Organisms
18.Organisms and Environments
19.Structure and Function in Living Systems
20.Reproduction and Heredity
21.Regulation and Behavior
22.Populations and Ecosystems
23.Diversity and Adaptations of Organisms
24.Interdependence of Organisms
25. Behavior of Organisms
26.Matter, Energy and Organization in Living Systems
27.Biological Evolution
28.Molecular Basis of Heredity
29.The Cell
Physical Science
30.Properties of Objects and Materials
31.Position and Motion of Objects
32.Light, Heat, Electricity and Magnetism
33.Properties and Changes of Properties in Matter
34.Motions and Forces
35.Transfer of Energy
36.Structure of Atoms
37.Structure and Properties of Matter
38.Chemical Reactions
39.Motions and Forces
40.Conservation in Energy and Increase in Disorder
41.Interactions of Energy and Matter
History and Nature of Science
42.Science as Human Endeavor
43.Nature of Scientific Knowledge
44.History of Science
45.Historical Perspectives
Personal and Social Perspectives
46.Personal Health
47.Characteristics and Changes in Populations
48.Types of Resources
49.Changes in Environments
50.Science and Technology in Local Challenges
51.Populations, Resources and Environments
52.Natural Hazards
53.Risks and Benefits
54.Science and Technology in Society
55.Personal and Community Health
56.Population Growth
57.Natural Resources
58.Environmental Quality
59.Natural and Human-Induced Hazards
60.Science & Technology in Local, National & Global...
Science and Technology
61.Abilities to Distinguish Btw Natural & Human Objects
62.Abilities of Technological Design
63.Understanding About Science & Technology
64.Abilities of Technological Design
65.Understanding About Science & Technology
66.Abilities of Technological Design
67.Understanding About Science & Technology
Science as Inquiry
68.Abilities Necessary to Do Scientific Inquiry
69.Understanding About Scientific Inquiry
1
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X X X
X X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X X
X X X X
X X X X X X
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X
X X X X
X
X
X X X
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X
X X X
X X X X
X X X
X X X
X
X X X X
X X X X
A B C D E F G H I
X
X
X
A B C D E F G H I
X
X X
X X
X X X
X X X
X
X
X
X
X
X X
X X X
X
X X X
A B C D E F G H I
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X X X X X
2
A B C D E
X
X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
A B C D E
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X
X X
A B C D E
X X X
X
A B C D E
X X X
X X
X X X
X X
X
X
X X X
A B C D E
X X
A B C D E
X X
X X
X X
X
X X
X X
A B C D E
X
A B C D E
X X X X X
3
A B C D E
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
A B C D E
X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X
X X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X
A B C D E
X X
X X
X
X
A B C D E
X X
X X X X
X X
X X X X
A B C D E
X
X X
X X
A B C D E
X X X
X
X X X X
X
X
X X X
X X
A B C D E
A B C D E
X X X X X
4
A B
X X
X X
X X
X X
A B
X X
X
X
X X
A B
X
X X
X
X X
X
X
A B
X X
X X
X
X X
A B
A B
X
X
X
A B
A B
X X
5
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X X
X X X X X X X X
A B C D E F G H I
X X
X
X X
X X
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X
X X X
X X X X X X X X X
X X
X X X
X
X X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X
X X X X X X X
X
A B C D E F G H I
X X
X X
X
A B C D E F G H I
X
X
A B C D E F G H I
X
X X X
X X X X
X
X X X X X
X
X
X X X
X X
X
A B C D E F G H I
A B C D E F G H I
X X X X X X X X X
6
A B C D E F
X X X X X X
X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X
A B C D E I
X X X
X
X
X
X
X
A B C D E I
X X X
X X X X X
X
A B C D E I
X
X
X
X
X
X
A B C D E I
X X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X
X X X X X
A B C D E I
X X X X X
X X
X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X X
X
X X X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X
X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X
X X X X X X
A B C D E I
X
X X
X X
A B C D E I
X X X X
X X X X X X
7
A B C D E I
X
X X X X X X
X X X
X X
A B C D E I
X X X
X
X
X X X
A B C D E I
X X X
X X X
X X X
A B C D E I
A B C D E I
X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X X X X
X X X
A B C D E I
X X X X
X
X
X X X X X
X
X
X X X X X
X X X X X X
X
X
X X
X X X
X
X X X X X X
A B C D E I
X X X
X X X X X X
X X X
X X X X X X
X X X
X X X X X X
A B C D E I
X X X X X X
X X X X X X
8
A B C D E I
X
X X X
A B C D E I
X
X X
A B C D E I
X
X X
X X
A B C D E I
A B C D E I
X X X X
X X
X X X
X X X X
A B C D E I
X X
X X X X
X X
X X X
X X X X X
X
X X X
X X
X X X X X
X X X X
X X
X X X
X X
X X X X
A B C D E I
X
X
X X X
X X X X
X X X
X X X X
A B C D E I
X X
X X X