Skills and Tools
Scientists use a variety of tools to extend their senses and collect information. Visit each section below to find lessons that develop students skills and abilities to use scientific tools safely and appropriately.
Students conduct classroom and outdoor investigations while following home and school safety procedures and environmentally appropriate practices.
Students use scientific inquiry methods during laboratory and outdoor investigations.
Students know that information, critical thinking, scientific problem solving, and the contributions of scientists are used in making decisions.
Students know how to use a variety of tools and methods to conduct science inquiry.