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Chemistry - High School Four Course Model




Instructional Segment 1: Properties of Matter

Overview from CA Science Framework

Bundled NGSS Standards for this Segment

Individual Performance Expectations included in this Segment:
HS-PS1-3

Disciplinary Core Ideas in this Segment:
PS1.A: Structure and Properties of Matter



Instructional Segment 2: Structure of Matter

Overview from CA Science Framework

Bundled NGSS Standards for this Segment

Individual Performance Expectations included in this Segment:
HS-PS1-1, HS-PS1-2

Disciplinary Core Ideas in this Segment:
PS1.A: Structure and Properties of Matter
PS1.B: Chemical Reactions



Instructional Segment 3: Understanding Chemical Reactions

Overview from CA Science Framework

Bundled NGSS Standards for this Segment

Individual Performance Expectations included in this Segment:
HS-PS1-4, HS-PS3-5, HS-PS2-4

Disciplinary Core Ideas in this Segment:
PS1.A: Structure and Properties of Matter
PS1.B: Chemical Reactions
PS2.B: Types of Interactions
PS3.C: Relationship Between Energy and Forces



Instructional Segment 4: Modifying Chemical Reactions

Overview from CA Science Framework

Bundled NGSS Standards for this Segment

Individual Performance Expectations included in this Segment:
HS-PS1-5, HS-PS1-6, HS-EST1-2, HS-PS1-7

Disciplinary Core Ideas in this Segment:
PS1.B: Chemical Reactions
ETS1.C: Optimizing the Design Solution



Instructional Segment 5: Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer

Overview from CA Science Framework

Bundled NGSS Standards for this Segment

Individual Performance Expectations included in this Segment:
HS-PS3-1, HS-ETS1-1, HS-EST1-2HS-ETS1-3, HS-ETS1-4, HS-PS3-4, HS-PS3-3

Disciplinary Core Ideas in this Segment:
PS3.A: Definitions of Energy
PS3.B: Conservation of Energy and Energy Transfer
PS3.D: Energy in Chemical Processes
ETS1.A: Defining and Delimiting Engineering Problems
ETS1.B: Developing Possible Solutions
ETS1.C: Optimizing the Design Solution

 

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