If your state has adopted Common Core standards, this may resolve itself.
The DepEd’s decision to remove Science as a subject for Grade One students under the K12 program highlights the spirit of transforming education into a perfunctory and mindless process aimed not at cultivating minds but for pedantic qualifications for the elusive ‘better future.’ According to the DepEd, learning will be more enjoyable once science is pushed back as a subject for Grade Three students. Implicitly, this also allows students to spend less daily hours in school, in keeping with the move to reduce school time to half a day. This, supposedly, will make education more palatable for children.
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