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Technology
 Standard 3.Understands the relationships among science, technology, society, and the individual
  
Topics1. Science, technology, and society; 2. Technological design and development
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 1.Knows that scientific inquiry and technological design have similarities and differences (e.g., scientists propose explanations for questions about the natural world that are always tentative and evolving, and engineers propose solutions relating to human problems, needs, and aspirations; both science and technology depend on accurate scientific information and they cannot contravene scientific laws)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  scientific inquiry
B.  technological design
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that scientific inquiry and technological design have similarities   
  2. Knows that scientific inquiry and technological design have differences   
  3. Knows that scientists propose explanations for questions about the natural world that are always tentative and evolving while engineers propose solutions for relating to human problems, needs, and aspirations   
  4. Knows that both science technology depend on accurate scientific information and they cannot contravene scientific laws   


Citation Log: BD(N2E,30;​SE,166;​STI,48)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
2   Project 2061: Benchmarks for Science Literacy
B   NBEA: National Standards for Business Education
F   NAEP: 2009 Science Framework (Pre-Publication Edition)
ID   International Baccalaureate: Design Technology (HS)
IE   International Baccalaureate: Environmental Systems (HS)
IS   ISTE: National Educational Technology Standards for Students
IT   International Baccalaureate: Informational Technology (HS)
N1   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Elementary Years
N2   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Middle Years
NC   North Carolina Computer/Technology Skills
S   NRC: National Science Education Standards
ST   ITEA: Standards for Technological Literacy
TA   Texas Technology Application Standards
TE   Texas Technology Education/Industrial Technology Education

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document