NGSS Lesson Screener

Are your lessons NGSS aligned? Check this out:

NGSS Lesson Screener (Developed by Achieve, NSTA, & NGSS Network members)


Stem Teaching Tools

If you haven’t already, check out this website: Stem Teaching Tools. It provides excellent (& many!) resources on NGSS 3D planning and instruction, as well as writing 3D assessments.


Writing NGSS Assessments

Wondering what a 3-D assessment looks like? The resources below aid in developing assessments incorporating the science and engineering practices and crosscutting concepts.

NGSS Task Formats

Crosscutting Concepts Prompts


Middle School Chemistry Lesson Plans from ACS

Check out these NGSS-aligned Chemistry 5E lessons from the American Chemical Society:

ACS Middle School Chemistry Lesson Plans