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Nature of Science
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Science Skills Links
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SCIENTIFIC INQUIRY

Scientific inquiry is a thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain and predict natural phenomena.

Scientific inquiry progresses through a continuous process of questioning, data collection, analysis and interpretation.

Scientific inquiry requires the sharing of findings and ideas for critical review by colleagues and other scientists.


SCIENTIFIC LITERACY

Scientific literacy includes speaking, listening, presenting, interpreting, reading and writing about science.

Scientific literacy also includes the ability to search for and assess the relevance and credibility of scientific information found in various print and electronic media.
 
SCIENTIFIC NUMERACY

Scientific numeracy includes the ability to use mathematical operations and procedures to calculate, analyze and present scientific data and ideas.

I am a scientist - Link
Science of superhero's
Science flow chart and article
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Mean, median or mode game
Handling Data - BBC bitesize
Scientific Method - Practice
Quia - scientific method order list
Scientific Method - PBS Kids: Basketball
Dragonfly Scientifc Method Episodes
Quia - scientific skills quiz
PBS Matter and Motion Scientific Method Episodes
Quia - independent and dependent variables
Metric System Links
Data and Graphing
Using the triple beam balance
Metric system battleship game
Quia -Metric flashcards and matching games
Metric rags to riches review game
         King Henry Died Unexpectedly Drinking Chocolate Milk
         Kilo Hecto Deka Unit Deci Centi Milli
Metric System Links Continued
See below for a useful graphic organizer for conversions.
Technology and Society
Discover how engineers use technology to change the world.
PBS Kids cyberchase invention game
Science Prefixes and Suffixes to help with understanding vocabulary -PDF File
Quia - Science Process Skills
Quia- Rags to Riches- SPS
BBC - measuring using different metric scales
Quizlet Chapter 1 Vocab