Next Generation Science Storylines: This website describes the process of developing a storyline, a coherent series of lessons that build students’ knowledge of content through three-dimensional activities.
The Inquiry Projectis a research project exploring the use of inquiry and investigative practices to deepen student understanding of matter for students in grades 3-5.
Tech for Teachers - Science: A collection of resources to help teachers integrate science in their classrooms. From online labs and simulations to interactive periodic tables and video demonstrations, there are a numerous links to explore and implement.
Teachers Try Science: This website has several science lessons that have passed inspection using the NGSS EQuIP Rubric.
Data Nuggets: Data Nuggets are free classroom activities, co-designed by scientists and teachers, designed to bring contemporary research and authentic data into the classroom.
A collaborative project of Classrooms in Action, Illinois State University, and the Illinois State Board of Education, this site is maintained by the ISBE Science Content Specialists at the Center for Educational Initiatives at ISU.