Wyoming Content and Performance Standards
WY.2. Science as Inquiry: Students demonstrate knowledge, skills, and habits of mind necessary to safely perform scientific inquiry. Inquiry is the foundation for the development of content, teaching students the use of processes of science that enable them to construct and develop their own knowledge. Inquiry requires appropriate field, classroom, and laboratory experiences with suitable facilities and equipment.
SC4.2.2. Students use the inquiry process to conduct simple scientific investigations.
SC4.2.2.d. Pose or identify questions and make predictions.
SC4.2.2.e. Conduct investigations to answer questions and check predictions.
SC4.2.3. Students identify and use appropriate scientific equipment.
SC4.2.4. Students properly use safety equipment and recognize hazards and safety symbols while practicing standard safety procedures.