Goal 1: Know the processes and dynamic nature of science
Outcome 1: Describe how scientific concepts and principles apply to the natural world.
Outcome 2: Recognize that scientific knowledge is durable but subject to change.
Goal 2: Apply scientific reasoning skills to investigate natural phenomena.
Outcome 1: Develop skills to generate and critique testable hypotheses related to science.
Outcome 2: Engage in the experimental process by conducting observations, making predictions, collecting data and/or organizing results.
Goal 3: Be able to articulate why science is important.
Outcome 1: Identify situations that illustrate how science can impact the everyday life of individuals, society, and/or the environment.