Science - Grade K and Grade 1 Curricular Materials

Posted: Fri, 09/23/2011 - 9:48am Updated: Wed, 01/29/2014 - 10:18am

The reviews below represent an analysis of curricular materials aligned to Indiana Academic Standards. To view the score sheet for an individual set of materials, please download the PDF in the "Total Score" column.

Standards alignment is rated on a scale of 1-5, with 5 being the strongest alignment to standards.

Total score is rated on a scale of 1-100, with 100 being the highest possible score.

 

Category Grade Level Publisher Textbook Name Standards Alignment Total Score
4601 K-1 American Legacy Publishing Science Studies Weekly Footprints 1 20
4601 K-1 Pearson Education, Inc., Scott Foresman Indiana Interactive Science, Kindergarten System 3 59
4601 K-1 Chicago Educational Publishing Company, LLC. Student Science Notebook and Reference Book: Solids, Liquids and Gases 5 91
4601 K-1 Chicago Educational Publishing Company, LLC. Student Science Notebook and Reference Book: Collecting and Examining Life 5 91
4601 K-1 Chicago Educational Publishing Company, LLC. Student Science Notebook and Reference Book: Soils 5 91
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC Foss Wood and Paper Module 5 94
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC Foss Trees Module 5 94
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC Foss Animals Two by Two Module 5 94
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC DSM Properties Module 3 86
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC Foss Pebbles, Sand and Silt Module 5 94
4601 K-1 Delta Education LLC Foss Plants and Animals Module 5 94
4601 K-1 Discovery Education Discovery Education Science Elementary for Indiana: Kindergarten 3 53
4601 K-1 Houghton Mifflin Harcout School Publishers HMH Science Fusion 3 43
4601 K-1 Pearson Education, Inc., Scott Foresman Indiana Interactive Science 3 59
4601 K-1 School Education Group/McGraw Hill Science A Closer Look, Grade K: Kindergarten Learning System 1 39
4601 K-1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Life Science Classroom Set: Plants/Animals 3 70
4601 K-1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Physical Science Classroom Set: Observing Objects/How Things Move 3 70
4601 K-1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Living Things Classroom Set 3 70
4601 1 American Legacy Publishing Science Studies Weekly Footprints 1 20 
4601 1 Carolina Biological Supply Company Indiana Science Grade 1 Bundle 3 83 
4601 1 Discovery Education Discovery Education Science Elementary for Indiana: First Grade  3 53 
4601 1 Houghton Mifflin Marcout School Publishers HMH Science Fusion 3 43
4601 1 School Education Group/McGraw Hill Science A Closer Look, Grade 1 1 39 
4601 1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Life Science Classroom Set: Plants/Animals 3 70 
4601 1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Habitats Classroom Set: 3 70 
4601 1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Rocks and Soil Classroom Set: 3 70 
4601 1 The Hampton-Brown Company, Inc., d/b/a National Geographic School Publishing and Hampton Brown National Geographic Solids, Liquids, and Gases Classroom Set:  3 70