Science & Technology

Atlas Learning Zone is designed to cater to each student’s unique learning needs. Our Learning Activities provide comprehensive instruction and require guidance from an adult, while Resources for Learning, Apply the Learning prompts, and Vocabulary lists are ideal for reinforcing specific skills or for independent exploration of a subject. To get the most out of Atlas Learning Zone, follow these helpful tips:

Curriculum

Overall Curriculum Expectations

Science is a way of understanding and describing the natural and physical world. At Atlas Learning Zone, we emphasize the importance of making connections between skills, concepts, and practical applications of science and technology. Our curriculum covers life systems, matter and energy, structures and mechanisms, and Earth and space systems. Through STEM education, students develop essential scientific literacy and technological skills that will enable them to succeed in today’s rapidly changing world and become active problem solvers in their communities. They will also acquire transferrable skills that will help them meet the demands of today’s global economy and society and become scientifically and technologically literate citizens.

Science and Technology Curriculum Strands

  • STEM Skills and Connections
  • Life Systems: Biodiversity
  • Matter and Energy: Electrical Phenomena, Energy, and Devices
  • Structures and Mechanisms: Flight
  • Earth and Space Systems: Space


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