Intermediate Academics » Science


Hamilton will be using the Amplify Science curriculum.  Amplify Science blends hands-on investigations, literacy-rich activities, and interactive tools to encourage students to think, read, write, and talk like real scientists and engineers.
Each unit of Amplify Science engages students in a relevant, real-world problem where they investigate scientific questions, engage in collaboration and discussion, and develop explanations in order to arrive at solutions.
Below are the units covered for each grade level:
3rd Grade
Balancing Forces
Inheritance and Traits
Environments and Survival
Weather and Climate
4th Grade
Energy Conversions
Vision and Light
Earth's Features
Waves, Energy, and Information
5th Grade
Patterns of Earth and Sky
Modeling Matter
The Earth System
Ecosystem Restoration