All fourth, fifth, and sixth graders in the Irvine Unified School District receive 120 minutes of hands-on science instruction each week. An additional 60 minutes of science instruction is provided by each child's classroom teacher. This program is unique among Orange County school districts!

This comprehensive science program includes a balanced curriculum including Earth, Life, and Physical Science as well as Investigation and Experimentation skills.  Additionally, all students receive instruction and practice in the Scientific Method and 6th grade students are required to complete a Science Fair project.

Science Teacher

Chuck Nelson - Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth Grade


Welcome to Mr. Nelson's Science Lab