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List of Benchmarks for Technology 
 Standard 6.Understands the nature and uses of different forms of technology
Topics1. Medical technology; 2. Biotechnology
   Level I (Grade K-2)
  Benchmark 1.Knows that technology is used in medicine to prevent and cure disease (e.g., through vaccinations and medications)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  technology in medicine
B.  preventing disease
C.  curing disease
D.  vaccination
E.  medication
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that technology is used in medicine to prevent disease   
  2. Knows that technology is used in medicine to cure disease   
  3. Knows that technology prevents disease through vaccines   
  4. Knows that technology cures disease through medication   

Citation Log: BD(2E,8F/P1ab;​STE,142)
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

Page number of the cited document