Tennessee Inspire Science:
Aligned to TN Elementary Science Standards

Overview of Tennessee Inspire Science

Learning begins with curiosity. Tennessee Inspire Science helps you spark students’ interest and empower them to ask more questions, think more critically, and solve problems creatively. Science education can be comprehensive and offer fun learning experiences that pique student interest. Let us help you cultivate curiosity and inspire the next generation of innovators, visionaries, and inventors.

Components for Tennessee Inspire Science

3D Learning

Tennessee Inspire Science integrates science and engineering practices, disciplinary core ideas, and crosscutting concepts with literacy and mathematics standards. Learn more about 3D learning in Tennessee Inspire Science.

Page Keeley Science Probes

Educators can assess lesson readiness and determine students’ current understanding to focus instruction and support and establish a benchmark for learning progression throughout the lesson.

5E Model

Each Tennessee Inspire Science lesson is designed with the familiar and proven 5E instructional model, beginning with the exploration of a phenomenon, and includes student driven inquiry and hands-on learning opportunities.

Cross-Curricular Connections

Tennessee Inspire Science connects the science you teach to the core subjects your students study. Students master key concepts that impact science and beyond with the integration of science, literature, and math. This integrated model helps prepare your students for assessments with differentiated assessments in every lesson and module.​

User-Friendly Inquiries and Investigations

Tennessee Inspire Science offers multiple inquiry activities and investigations at the module and lesson levels. Hands-on activities and performance tasks provide students with opportunities to expand content knowledge and demonstrate skills in science and engineering. Deeper conceptual understanding of science and engineering is also supported through digital simulations and game-based learning.​