ERIC Number: ED187573
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Science Framework, Kindergarten Through Grade 12.
Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.
Presented is the framework of science programs for Texas public schools, K-12. This publication consists of four major sections in addition to an introduction which includes the rationale for developing this science framework and the function of the science curriculum. The first section presents 15 topics along with 36 suggested module titles and specified learner objectives for kindergarten through grade 5. A matrix correlation chart and a science content/process chart are also included. The second section presents a science framework for middle school, grades 6-8. Requirements and course suggestions are also included. The third section presents science framework for high school, grades 9-12. Requirements for graduation, minimum offerings by a school district, and course suggestions are also included. The fourth section presents an appendix which includes approved courses for grades 7-12, science framework matrix, and suggested procedures for implementing the science framework. (HM)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Curriculum Development, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Kindergarten, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Secondary School Science, State Curriculum Guides, State Programs
Science Section, Div. of Curriculum Development, Texas Education Agency, 201 East 11th St., Austin, TX 78701 ($1.00 while supply lasts).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.