Sciences

Introductory statements:

I want to

  • develop an understanding of the Earth's resources and the need for responsible use of them
  • express opinions and make decisions on social, moral, ethical, economic and environmental issues based upon sound understanding

Example from Experiences and Outcomes
Through investigations based on experimental evidence, I can explain the use of different types of chemicals in agriculture and their alternatives and can evaluate their potential impact on the world's food production.

See SCN 3-03a on page 4 of Sciences: Experiences and Outcomes.

 

Activity idea
Investigate and discuss the use of chemicals in the growing of bananas and the effects these have on human and soil health. Go to Banana Link for more information.