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Skills available for Utah eighth-grade science standards

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1 Use Science Process and Thinking Skills

2 Manifest Scientific Attitudes and Interests

  • a Read and look at books and other science materials voluntarily.

  • b Raise questions about objects, events, and processes that can be answered through scientific investigation.

  • c Maintain an open and questioning mind toward ideas and alternative points of view.

  • d Check reports of observations for accuracy.

  • e Accept and use scientific evidence to help resolve ecological problems.

3 Demonstrate Understanding of Science Concepts and Principles

4 Communicate Effectively Using Science Language and Reasoning

5 Demonstrate Awareness of Social and Historical Aspects of Science

6 Demonstrate Understanding of the Nature of Science