​AASD Goals for EC-12 Science

When engaging with Science, students in the Appleton Area School District will demonstrate…

  • understanding of key science concepts and apply them to their world
  • knowledge and understanding that scientific knowledge is continually undergoing revision and refinement based on new experiments and data
  • knowledge and understanding that the process of science is based on questioning and providing empirical evidence to support claims
  • how to apply scientific concepts and processes for evaluating consequences and making informed, responsible choices (regarding self, others, environment)
  • an understanding that science and technology are critical in order to provide and evaluate alternative solutions to problems in our world
  • an engagement in STEM experiences as both scientists and engineers in order to prepare for postsecondary and career readiness

Updated April 23, 2018