Science Curriculum Materials Adoption for Grades 3-6

  • The purpose of a curriculum materials adoption is to identify materials that have been thoroughly reviewed to provide quality instructional materials in DVUSD classrooms.  In October of 2018 the State of Arizona adopted new science standards which are significantly different in both content and instructional practice.  In order to assist teachers in implementing the new standards, the Science Curriculum Materials Adoption committee has reviewed several resources.  The products listed here are the finalists for consideration.  

    During the evaluation process, the committee considered many factors such as the ease of use, how frequently the resource was updated by the vendor and if the resource was something they would recommend to the Board.  Among the factors considered, these three were of primary importance:


    The public comment period has concluded.