Jefferson School

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The science curriculum is aligned with the state framework and standards and is balanced among the three disciplines, Life, Earth, and Physical Science. The curriculum uses investigation, experimentation, and the scientific processes. The following is the adopted science curriculum by grade level:

5th         Pearson Scott Foresman: California Science                                


6th         Glencoe/McGraw Hill: Focus on Earth Science                            


7th            Glencoe/McGraw Hill: Focus on Life Science                              


8th         Glencoe/McGraw Hill: Focus on Physical Science