3223 Agenda 7 Science Understanding

3223 Agenda 7 Science Understanding - Key Points Science is...

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Science is constantly changing you cannot teach, nor memorize it all. Because of that you can’t predict which facts will be most important. Science is not a thing but rather an action that continuously happens. Science is a process of discovery that should be enjoyable Curiosity is necessary to develop and encourage. Developing the concept that not all ideas work Knowledge and concepts are developed through inquiry. Specifically: Observing (First step in gathering information to solve a problem) This is the idea of enhancing awareness. It is giving children a purpose for observing something and asking questions. Comparing (this builds on the process of observing) Classifying is the idea of grouping and sorting real objects and can only happen if observation is done first. However comparing is also necessary in order for children to build a subset( a group that shares common characteristics) Measuring is the idea of quantifying observations Communicating
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