Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Plan and develop team science projects.
Work in diverse pairs/teams to answer questions, solve problems and make decisions.
Articulate understanding of content through personal interaction and sharing with peers.
Formulate a scientific question about phenomena, a problem, or an issue and using a broad range of tools and techniques; and plan and conduct an inquiry to address the question.
Participate in science competitions, where students are responsible for creating a product or participating in an event.
Collect real-time observations and data, synthesizing and building upon existing information (e.g., online databases, NOAA, EPA, USGS) to solve problems.
Apply new and unusual applications of existing knowledge to new and different situations.
Develop and execute a plan to collect and record accurate and complete data from various sources to solve a problem or answer a question; and gather and critically analyze data from a variety of sources.
Execute steps of scientific inquiry to engage in the problem-solving and decision making processes.
Keep a journal of observations and investigations, and periodically evaluate entries to assess progress toward achieving the understanding of key ideas.