Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Evaluate the societal implications of the management of waste produced by technology.
Compare and contrast decisions to develop and use technologies as related to environmental and economic concerns.
Identify environmental issues and explain their potential long-term health effects (e.g., pollution, pest controls, vaccinations).
Describe how technologies can be used to repair damage caused by natural disasters and to break down waste from the use of various products and systems.
Identify how emerging agricultural technologies have an effect on ecosystem dynamics and human/ animal food resources.
Explain society’s standard of living in terms of technological advancements and how these advancements impact on agriculture (e.g., transportation, processing, production, storage).
Describe how economic, political, and cultural issues are influenced by the development and use of technology.
Demonstrate how new technologies are developed based on people’s needs, wants, values, and/ or interests.
Describe how advances and innovations in medical technologies are used to improve health care.
Examine how communications information technologies are used to help humans make decisions and solve problems.