Amplify Science

Documentation on Amplify's Elementary and Middle School Science curriculum

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Amplify Science grades 6–8

Amplify Science 6–8 program features

What does the digital teacher experience include for Amplify Science 6–8?
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Amplify Science 6–8 program features

What does the digital teacher experience include for Amplify Science 6–8?
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Navigating Amplify Science grades 6–8

How do I navigate my digital Teacher's Guide and other apps within Amplify Science?
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Welcome, Amplify Science 6-8 students!

Is there a resource I can use to introduce my students to the Amplify Science site?
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Student use of technology in grades 6–8

What will the Amplify Science digital curriculum look like for my 6–8 students?
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Classwork: Accessing and reviewing student work

Where do I find the work my students submit?
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My Work: Student access to assignments and feedback

How can students access their assignments and teacher feedback?
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Assigning your 6–8 students Amplify Science activities

How do I assign activities in Amplify, Google Classroom, or Microsoft Teams?
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Reporting in Amplify Science grades 6–8

What is the Reporting feature and how do I use it?
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Spanish materials in Amplify Science 6–8

What Spanish supports are available for Amplify Science 6–8?
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▶️ Annotating in the Digital Library

Video overview of how annotations can be used in articles included in Amplify Science middle school units.
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Unit Assessments in Amplify Science grades 6–8

Where do I find assessment resources?
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Accessing and annotating Amplify Science articles in Amplify Science 6–8

Where can my students and I find the science articles and how does digital annotation work?
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Editable Assessments in Amplify Science 6–8

Can I edit the Pre-, Critical Juncture, or End-of-Unit Assessments?
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Optional answer validation for end-of unit assessments

Can I enable students to see what they got correct and/or incorrect on unit assessments?
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Differentiation after the Critical Juncture Assessment in grades 6-8

How does the differentiated lesson that comes after the Critical Juncture work?
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Amplify Science Classroom Slides for grades 6–8

How do I use Classroom Slides in my classroom?
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Engineering Internship units in Amplify Science 6-8

How do I implement the Engineering Internships?
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Amplify Science K–8 Resources

Amplify Science Pacing Guidance

In what order should I teach the units, and how long does each take?
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Coherence Flowcharts

What are Coherence Flowcharts?
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Amplify Science unit kits

What physical materials come with the curriculum?
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Reviewing digital Simulation and Modeling Tool work

How do I review the work my students do in the Simulations, Modeling Tools, and other apps?
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The Classroom Wall in Amplify Science units

How do I set up my Classroom Wall?
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What is the Argumentation Wall?

How do I set up the Argumentation Wall for Amplify Science 6–8?
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Amplify Science print Teacher's Guides

Are there print Teacher’s Guides to go with the digital curriculum?
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▶️ Global Navigation menu

A video overview of the Global Navigation menu for Amplify Science teachers.
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“Digital Resources” in Amplify Science

What are "Digital Resources" and where do I find them?
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Navigating the Lesson Brief

Where do I find key information for lesson prep?
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Hands-on Flextensions

Are there extra hands-on activities I can incorporate into my units when time permits?
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Tips and Troubleshooting

How to lock/unlock Assessments in Amplify Science 6–8

How do I lock and/or unlock unit assessments for my students?
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Start Class and Eyes Up

How can the Start Class and Eyes Up features help me manage my middle school Amplify classroom?
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Polls in Amplify Science

What is the poll feature, and how do I use it with my students?
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Offline Teaching

What should I do if my classroom has a poor internet connection?
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Amplify Science 6–8: How to preview the student experience

Is there a way for me to explore a student account to see what it looks like for them?
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QR Code Login for Amplify Science

How can I access QR code logins for my students to use?
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Shared Teacher Login for advance planning

Can I access the curriculum to start planning while I wait for my login to be ready?
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Syncing grades from Amplify Science to Schoology

How can I sync Classwork grades from Amplify Science to Schoology?
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Accessing iPadOS Amplify Science Simulations in grades 6–8

Do I have to download the Simulations onto my device?
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Presenting lessons in the Interactive Classroom experience

How should I set up my device so I can view my Teacher Guide and project the student-facing slides at the same time?
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Using Interactive Classroom with your iPad

Can I use my iPad to present lessons with Interactive Classroom?
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