The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Lesson Scanner is a tool for reviewing a science lesson to see if it matches up to the new education standards. The scanner creates productive conversations between educators while they are evaluating materials and helps to select the best lesson plans possible for their classrooms.
Providing criterion-based feedback and suggestions for improvement to the developer of the lesson under review is important to the review process. The purpose of the tool is best utilized with a team of reviewers as a collaborative process.
Use the Lesson Scanner to evaluate science lessons and see how they compare to the new standards.‹ Back to Resources