Arizona State Science Education Standards:
Strand 1: Inquiry Process
Concept 1: Observations, Questions, and Hypotheses: Formulate predictions, questions, or
hypotheses based on observations. Locate appropriate resources.
Concept 3: Analysis and Conclusions: Analyze and interpret data to explain correlations and results; formulate new questions. Concept 4: Communication: Communicate results of investigations.
Strand 2: History and Nature of Science
Concept 1: History of Science as a Human Endeavor: Identify individual, cultural, and technological contributions to scientific knowledge.
Concept 2: Nature of Scientific Knowledge: Understand how science is a process for generating knowledge.
Strand 3: Science in Personal and Social Perspectives
Concept 1: Changes in Environments: Describe the interactions between human populations, natural hazards, and the environment.
Concept 2: Science in Technology and Society: Develop viable solutions to a need or problem.
Strand 4: Life Science
Concept 4: Diversity, Adaptation and Behavior: Identify structural and behavioral adaptations.