Login or Register

800.334.5551 Live Chat (offline)

Menu

Smithsonian's STCMS Curriculum

Smithsonian STCMS logo

Setting the standard in 3D learning and 3D assessment

Welcome to STCMS—a complete program for middle school:

  • Coherent storylines
  • Proven Results
  • Teacher support

Customize a middle school program that meets your needs with flexible modules that can be implemented using a discipline-specific or integrated model.

STCMS™ Learning Framework

  Physical Science Life Science Earth/Space Science








Grades 6–8
Energy, Forces, and Motion
MS-PS2-1, MS-PS2-2, MS-PS2-3, MS-PS2-5, MS-PS3-1, MSPS3-2, MS-PS3-5, ETS1-1, ETS1-2, ETS1-3, ETS1-4
Ecosystems and Their Interactions
MS-LS1-5, MS-LS1-6, MS-LS1-7, MS-LS2-1, MS-LS2-2, MS-LS2-3, MS-LS2-4, MS-LS2-5, MS-LS4-4, MS-LS4-6, MS-ESS3-3, ETS1-1, ETS1-2
Weather and Climate Systems
MS-ESS2-4, MS-ESS2-5, MS-ESS2-6, MS-ESS3-2, MS-ESS3-4, MS-ESS3-5, PS3-4, ETS1-1, ETS1-2
Matter and Its Interactions
MS-PS1-1, MS-PS1-2, MS-PS1-3, MS-PS1-4, MS-PS1-5, MSPS1-6, ETS1-1, ETS1-2, ETS1-3, ETS1-4
Structure and Function
MS-LS1-1, MS-LS1-2, MS-LS1-3, MS-LS1-6, MS-LS1-7, MS-LS1-8, MS-LS4-2, MS-LS4-3
Earth's Dynamic Systems
MS-LS4-1, MS-ESS1-4, MS-ESS2-1, MS-ESS2-2, MS-ESS2-3, MS-ESS3-1, MS-ESS3-2, ETS1-1, ETS1-2, ETS1-3, ETS1-4
Electricity, Waves, and Information Transfer
MS-LS1-8, MS-PS2-3, MS-PS3-3, MS-PS3-5, MS-PS4-1, MS-PS4-2, MS-PS4-3, MS-ETS1-1, MS-ETS1-2, MS-ETS1-3, MS-ETS1-4
Genes and Molecular Machines
MS-LS1-1, MS-LS1-4, MS-LS3-1, MS-LS3-2, MS-LS4-4, MS-LS4-5, MS-LS4-6
Space Systems Exploration
MS-PS2-4, MS-ESS1-1, MS-ESS1-2, MS-ESS1-3, MS-ETS1-1, MS-ETS1-2, MS-ETS1-3, MS-ETS1-4
Research Modules
Why Are Honey Bees Disappearing?
LS3-2, LS1-4, LS1-5, ESS3-3, ETS1-1
What Evidence Suggests Similarities Among Organisms?
LS4-1, LS4-2, LS4-3, ESS1-4
How Can We Use Technology to Monitor Aquatic Ecosystems?
PS4-1, PS4-2, PS4-3, ESS3-4
 
 
800.334.5551|View desktop