09_01_16
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MONTH

CURRICULUM TOPIC

NEXT GENERATION SCIENCE STANDARD

September

LIFE SCIENCE

Ecosystems:
Lemurs in Trouble

Ecosystem Dynamics, Functioning, and Resilience

October

EARTH SCIENCE

Earth’s Structure:
Mission to the Mantle

Earth Materials and Systems

December

ENGINEERING

Space Science:
Journey to Jupiter

Influence of Engineering, Technology, and
Science on Society and the Natural World

January

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

Energy and Forces:
Machine Creatures

Relationship Between Energy
and Forces

February

EARTH SCIENCE

Landforms:
America’s Ice Caves

Earth Materials and Systems

March

LIFE SCIENCE

Heredity:
Ancient Animals

Inheritance and Variation of Traits

April

LIFE SCIENCE

Adaptations:
Tiny Tough Critters

Adaptation

May

PHYSICAL SCIENCE

Forces and Motion:
Sports Sensors

Relationship Between
Energy and Forces

In order to provide subscribers with the most relevant material, the editors of Science Spin® may change editorial content as needed.

 
Science Spin magazine gets your students interested in the science topics you need to teach. This monthly supplement to Scholastic News connects incredible real-world science stories to your curriculum. Online videos, science review games, and skills sheets are also included with every issue to help you build scientific literacy and analytical thinking skills.

DIGITAL EDITIONS

High-resolution digital versions of every issue are perfect for your interactive whiteboard. Each digital issue includes videos, review games, audio support, and interactive quizzes.
 

BONUS PRINTABLES

Our science worksheets challenge students to apply scientific practices as outlined in the Next Generation Science Standards.
 

VIDEOS

Science Spin isn’t just a magazine. With every issue, you get an exciting new science video to share with your students.
 

SCIENCE REVIEW GAMES

Review crosscutting concepts from each issue with fun Jeopardy-style review games.
 

SCIENCE APP FOR STUDENTS

Download our subscriber-only app so your students can read Science Spin issues, watch videos, and play science games right on their iPads!

Problem loading video..