Welcome, Amplify Science middle school families!

Back-to-school night with Amplify Science

Would you like to learn more about Amplify Science? We hosted our own back-to-school night for caregivers to provide an overview of the program your student is using at home.

Click here to watch the recording

Next Generation Science Standards letter

The following letter, which is also included in the program, describes the Next Generation Science Standards and how they’re reflected in Amplify Science’s middle school units.

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Student navigation video

Watch the video below for support for students navigating Amplify Science.

Unit Maps

Each unit in Amplify Science has a Unit Map for the teacher. This document outlines the scientific questions the students come across in the unit, and how they will figure out the answers.

Click here to download an example of a Unit Map from the Metabolism unit. 

If you are interested in looking at the unit maps for your student’s grade level, please contact your student’s teacher. 


In grades 6–8, students use interactive digital simulations and other apps as just one way of figuring out unit phenomena. Below is a short video showing an example of a simulation:

Resource for back-to-school night

The presentation below provides a general overview of the Amplify Science curriculum. Your student’s teacher may have used this resource during back-to-school night.

Click here to download the presentation.

Family homework experiences

If you are interested in extending the Amplify Science classroom experience at home, please check out the Scientist Profile cards below. Consider using them to spark discussions about careers in science and engineering! 

Click here to download the Scientist Profile cards.

The Amplify Science program also includes several home investigations that you can explore with your student outside of the school day. Click on the list to download all of the home investigations for each unit. These are available in Spanish here.


Where to go for help

Whether you have questions about your technology or want to know more about the program, Amplify’s Support Team is here to help!

Contact Support via telephone at (833) 97-Care-8 (833-972-2738) or caregiver@amplify.com.

Our support hours are Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. EDT, and Saturday – Sunday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. EDT.