(K.3) Scientific Decisions
Students know that information and critical thinking are used in scientific problem solving.
The student is expected to identify and explain a problem such as the impact of littering on the playground and propose a solution in his/her own words.
The student is expected to make predictions based on observable patterns in nature such as the shapes of leaves.
The student is expected to explore that scientists investigate different things in the natural world and use tools to help in their investigations.