Science in Pre-K provides teachers with the basic science content knowledge for each of the science units of the programs. This content is developed with adults in mind. The science content is here for you to learn and to empower yourself to teach your students at their appropriate age level. You can also find guidance in this section about how to introduce these subjects to your students.
Science in Pre-K focuses on the physical sciences, or PHYSICS!
The science of matter and energy and their interactions.
Physics is the study of the physical forces in the world around us.
Science in Pre-K explores a few physical forces for young children to learn about;
Subjects such as air and gravity can be introduced after exploring other, more visible forces.
in children’s lived experiences
explored directly by children
explored deeply over time