NE.SC 1: INQUIRY, THE NATURE OF SCIENCE, AND TECHNOLOGY: Students will combine scientific processes and knowledge with scientific reasoning and critical thinking to ask questions about phenomena and propose explanations based on gathered evidence.
1.1. Abilities to do Scientific Inquiry
5.1.1. Students will plan and conduct investigations that lead to the development of explanations.
5.1.1.h. Provide feedback on scientific investigations
Scientific Interpretations, Reflections, and Applications
5.1.1.f. Develop a reasonable explanation based on collected data
5.1.1.d. Make relevant observations and measurements
5.1.1.c. Select and use equipment correctly and accurately
1.2. Nature of Science
5.1.2. Students will describe how scientists go about their work.
5.1.2.a. Recognize that scientific explanations are based on evidence and scientific knowledge