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List of Benchmarks for Technology 
 Standard 6.Understands the nature and uses of different forms of technology
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 2.Knows ways in which biotechnology results in benefits for humans, including more convenience, less labor, improved health and medicine, and improved food
   Vocabulary terms
A.  biotechnology
B.  benefits of biotechnology
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that biotechnology has benefited humans by resulting in more convenience   
  2. Knows that biotechnology has benefited humans by reducing labor needs   
  3. Knows that biotechnology has benefited humans by improving health and medicine   
  4. Knows that biotechnology has benefited humans by improving food quality   

Citation Log: BD(STE,154)
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

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