Next Gen Science Standards/Common Core

Overview of Common Core and NGSS and overlaps. (includes content summary of NGSS)
(New!) Draft Skills matrix aligning 21st Century Skills, Common Core, Next Generation Science Practices and other content skills (PDF Version)

The website for Next Generation Science frameworks/standards
NEW! April 2013 Final Draft of Next Gen Science Standards (Topic/Grade order) as a pdf file

Complete January Draft of Next Gen Science Standards, All Materials with page numbers
Jan Draft of Next Gen Science Standards (Topic/Grade order) as a pdf file:

Supplemental Material to NextGenStandards, including Appendices
NGSS overview numbers(number of performance expectation standards by grade, topic, practice, concept), Excel document

Overview of Next Gen Science Frameworks/Standards in CT, January 2013 Update, PDF, Powerpoint

Peer Discourse in Science (links to CCSS as well), PDF, Powerpoint
More details on Science Peer Discourse research

The whole NGSS frameworks (basis for Next Gen Standards) as a PDF

May 2012 Presentation to NHPS Middle/High School Teachers: (see also attachments) (focuses on Common Core and Literacy)
For PPT file:

Science and Literacy in Common Core

Common Core English Language Arts Standards
Common Core Literacy in Science

Science and Math Common Core (Coming Soon!)