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Science Standards aligned with the Crosswalk


The Core Ideas of the Kindergarten standards include:

South Dakota's Science Standards are divided by Physical Science, Life Science, and Earth and Space Science and fall under the Core Ideas above. Several of these standards are closely connected and can be addressed by a single activity or task. Below is the Standard codes for ELA. K = Kindergarten

The following activities revolve around the SD Kindergarten Science content standards but also include other Kindergarten standards as well as the SD Early Learning Guideline and the Head Start Early Learning Outcomes Framework domain goals. These activities are based on kindergarten-level development and can be used to support preparing your child for kindergarten. Keep in mind that all children are unique in their development and progress at different rates.

Science activities

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