SFUSD NGSS chemistry course (~ 19 MB pdf file; summer 2015) undergoing development will replace some traditional high school chemistry concepts with some traditional high school earth / space science concepts.

link 2015 - 2016 district work (accessed Aug 2016; log into your sfusd.edu email account prior to access link; might still need to seek permission)

there is teacher discretion in the course content, where only the "key experiences are mandatory" (which is undefined as of summer 2015), while chemistry concepts absent in the NGSS physical science standards maybe included if (i) it's a prerequisite for NGSS earth / space science / chemistry concept or (ii) there is sufficient time in the course.

NGSS related links.

proposed / tentative SFUSD NGSS chemistry course content

fall semester


spring semester





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