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Science programs for elementary students should be student-centered, easy to implement, supportive, and flexible enough to fit into an already busy instructional day. To meet those needs and more, HMH Into Science and HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias!™ deliver a manageable, streamlined, engaging curriculum that combines hands-on learning with ELA-based science instruction.

What else can you expect? Confident science teachers. Strong student scientists. Healthy learning environments. How’s that for phenomenal?

Integrated with ELA

Save instructional time and help students see connections across disciplines by integrating science with English Language Arts.

Hands-On

Easy to set up, moderate, and assess, the hands-on activities are designed for the specific developmental stages of students.

Fully Supported

Embedded social-emotional learning, customized professional development, and online or offline digital resources support flexible instruction.

Find out what this program can do for you!

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Overview

Streamline and strengthen K–5 science

HMH Into Science and HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! nurture students with simpler, more effective learning solutions. The 3-dimensional learning combined with a phenomena-based storyline meets both the letter and spirit of Next Generation Science Standards.

Student Experience

Simplified content
The Student Activity Guide is about half the size of a traditional student book.
Age-appropriate approach
For Grades K–2, the student books contain only hands-on activities. For Grades 3–5, when students are more developmentally ready for science content, it is included.
Engaging Hands-On Activities
Every HMH Into Science and HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! lesson guides students through an ample amount of hands-on activities that engage them in doing science. These activities are designed with easy-to-source materials which make them easy to set up and implement in an elementary classroom setting.

Simplified content

The Student Activity Guide is about half the size of a traditional student book.

Age-appropriate approach

For Grades K–2, the student books contain only hands-on activities. For Grades 3–5, when students are more developmentally ready for science content, it is included.

Engaging Hands-On Activities

Every HMH Into Science and HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! lesson guides students through an ample amount of hands-on activities that engage them in doing science. These activities are designed with easy-to-source materials which make them easy to set up and implement in an elementary classroom setting.

Count on embedded SEL
Count on embedded SEL
  • The social and emotional learning wound through student activities helps learners develop key competencies as they progress.
  • SEL activities are featured in every FUNomenal Reader and embedded in the Student Activity Guides
    Resources
    Grade K HMH Into Science FUNomenal Stories Flip Chart
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    Grade K HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! Cuento FUNomenal Flip Chart
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    Grade 2 HMH Into Science FUNomenal Reader
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    Grade 2 HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! Lecturas FUNomenal
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    Teacher Experience

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    Easy to set up

    Pre-made equipment kits for each unit make organization easier.

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    Easy to moderate

    Clear activity instructions, discussion prompts, and lesson connections at point of use make K–5 manageable.

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    Easy to assess

    Formative assessments guide instruction and a variety of summative assessment options allow for exceptional flexibility.

    Get continuous professional development
    Get continuous professional development

    HMH Into Science and HMH ¡Arriba las Ciencias! professional learning addresses the needs of elementary teachers who may feel uncomfortable teaching science or struggle to make time for it. Teachers will benefit from a community of live support, including bite-sized, on-demand content that’s curated, relevant, and applicable. This built-in professional learning ensures ongoing professional growth.

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    Stay Connected

    Engage with peers to start a conversation

    Share ideas and creativity with peers to deepen learning and get inspired. HMH offers a dedicated set of science social media communities for sharing ideas and asking questions.

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    Science YouTube channel

    Keep learning lively with videos.

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    Science Pinterest

    Take a look at what’s inspiring educators.

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    Authors & Advisors

    Experts in science education shaped this program’s content and structure

    This program comes from trusted researchers, practitioners, and thought-leaders focused on improving outcomes for teachers and students.

    Michael DiSpezio
    Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs
    Marjorie Frank
    Author, ELD Specialist
    Dr. Mike Heithaus
    Dean and Professor, Florida International University, Miami
    Peter McLaren
    Executive Director of Next Gen Education
    Bernadine Okoro
    2010–2011 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow, National Science Foundation Fellow
    Dr. Cary Sneider
    NGSS Writing Team Leader, Associate Research Professor at Portland State University
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