California Standards


The following sites have great resources to help with the state standards.  These sites are not managed by Inside the Outdoors


Common Core State Standards - State Site

State NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) Resources

CA Resource Center - SDCOE Site

CA Science Standards - CDE Site

CA NGSS Standards

Searchable CA NGSS Standards

NGSS Framework – online version of the print book

Environmental Principles and Concepts - These concepts are incorporated in CA NGSS

National NGSS (Next Generation Science Standards) Resources*

Next Gen Science

NGSS@NSTA Resource Page

California Alliance for NGSS

*Note that the California standards are different than the national standards.  When using National resources, confirm they align with the California standards.  One big difference between California and the rest of the country is that we incorporate the Environmental Principles and Concepts into our standards.