K-8 STEM Solutions for New York City

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Delta Education has been a proud partner with the NYC Department of Education for more than a decade. Our robust K-8 STEM solution for NYC features the award-winning FOSS®(Full Option Science System™) program, developed by the Lawrence Hall of Science at the University of California, Berkeley.

FOSS can be found in more than 20,000 schools and districts across the country—a testament to our dedication to supporting teachers in their quest to provide the highest quality science education to their students.

FOSS Next Generation Elementary (K-5) is now available on FAMIS!

We are excited to bring the latest edition of FOSS—FOSS Next Generation—to New York City. New complete modules, convenient conversion kits, economical refills, and Spanish edition FOSS Science Resources students books are now available on FAMIS to help you stay compliant with the Enhanced NYC Scope and Sequence for Grades K-5. Download our convenient price list and start shopping today!

FOSS Next Generation Middle School (6-8) is not yet approved for purchased on FAMIS. Check back soon for availability information!

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FOSS Next Generation has been named the
Best Whole Curriculum Program of 2016!

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Learn more about our custom solutions for New York City.

Recommended NYC K-8 Scope and Sequence

FOSS bridges research and practice by providing tools and strategies to engage students and teachers in enduring experiences that lead to deeper understanding of the natural and designed world.

Modules for grades K-5 can be purchased on FAMIS.
Courses for grades 6-8 are not yet available on FAMIS.

Grade Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3 Unit 4
8 Reproduction, Heredity,
and Evolution

Heredity and Adaptation
Next Generation
Forces and Motion
on Earth

 
The Sun, Earth, and Moon System
Planetary Science*
Next Generation
Humans and the Environment:
Needs and Tradeoffs
7 Geology
Earth History*
Next Generation
Energy and Matter
Chemical Interactions*
Next Generation
Dynamic Equilibrium:
The Human Animal

Human Systems Interactions
Next Generation
Dynamic Equilibrium:
Other Organisms
Living Things in Their Environment
6 Energy and Simple Machines
Gravity and Kinetic Energy*
Next Generation
Weather and the Atmosphere
Weather and Water*
Next Generation
Diversity of Life
Diversity of Life
Next Generation
Interdependence
Populations and Ecosystems*
Next Generation
5 The Nature of Science
Variables
Second Edition
Earth Science
Soils, Rocks, and Landforms
Next Generation
Food and Nutrition
Food and Nutrition
Second Edition
Exploring Ecosystems
Living Systems
Next Generation
4 Animals and Plants
in their Environment

Environments
Next Generation
Electricity and Magnetism
Energy
Next Generation
Properties of Water
Water and Climate
Next Generation
Interactions of
Air, Water, and Land

Water and Climate
Next Generation
3 Matter
Motion and Matter
Next Generation
Energy
Sound and Light
Next Generation
Simple Machines
Motion and Matter
Next Generation
Plant and Animal Adaptations
Structures of Life
Next Generation
2 Earth Materials
Pebbles, Sand, and Silt
Next Generation
Forces and Motion
Balance and Motion
Third Edition
Plants and Animals
Plants and Animals
Next Generation
 
1 Animal Diversity
Insects and Plants
Next Generation
Properties of Matter
Solids and Liquids
Next Generation
Weather and Seasons
Air and Weather
Next Generation
 
K Trees Through the Seasons
Trees and Weather
Next Generation
Exploring Properties
Materials and Motion
Next Generation
Animals
Animals Two by Two
Next Generation
 

*Not yet published. The entire FOSS Next Generation Middle School program will be publicly available by Spring 2018.