Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf

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2. Elementary » Science


Science is taught following the Minnesota State Standards.  MSAD uses FOSS Science Curriculum throughout the elementary. Science classes include both life science and earth science strands. Classes include hands-on exploration, research projects and reading scientific articles. Topics covered by each grade are listed below.

Science kits covered, include Animals Two by Two, Trees, Plants and Animals, Air and Weather, Insects and Plants, Pebbles, Sand and Silt, Structures of Life, Water, Landforms, and Sun, Moon and Stars.