Welcome to Shoreline's Site for Science!

 Science Philosophy Statement 

Students will develop and demonstrate knowledge of scientific concepts, through investigation and application, to understand and appreciate the world through science.

Instruction and materials will:

·  Provide the opportunity for students to master Washington State Science Standards

·  Foster curiosity through hands-on investigations

·  Use and understand inquiry, both guided and self-directed

·  Access students’ prior knowledge and address possible preconceptions

·  Emphasize the use of reflective thinking

·  Apply scientific processes and concepts beyond science classes

·  Develop scientifically literate citizens

NEW Elementary Science
Power Standards
available NOW on the
DRAFT of new 6-7-8 grade
Science Power Standards
available NOW on the

Biology End-of-Course Test
Item Specifications available
NOW on the

How to use this site:

Documents-- There are several categories:

  • Gr. K-2  
  • Gr. 3-5 
  • Gr. 6-8 
  • Gr. 9-12
  • District Science Power Standards & Vocabulary
  • State Standards & Assessments
  • For Parents
Here parents will find information about our science program at  all stages of development. Parents will also find links to resources that help children discover science in may settings.

State standards and assessment prep materials for all grades are included. For teachers we also include templates and rubrics to use in the classroom, some lesson modifications, alignment documents, vocabulary and helpful liinks.

Links- Resources for students, parents, teachers & administrators.

Who to contact:

For curricular and instructional support:

For elementary science kits (scheduling, supplies, replenishment):

Marcia E. Garrett, M.Ed., NBCT
District Instructional Specialist
P-12 Science

MARCIA's Calendar
Lynn Franklin
Elementary Science Center