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Standards of Learning

about 1 year ago

Unit 1: Scientific Investigation and Mapping

Unit Objective: By the end of the unit of study the student will be able to demonstrate mastery of Scientific Investigation and Mapping as evidenced by a minimum score of 70% on Unit Test #1.  
Lessons: 1-8

Standard(s): ES.1, 2
Key Concepts:

·         This is review and should be treated as review/remediation

·         Scientific process

·         Hypothesis/theory/law; nebular hypothesis as example

·         Experimental design and variables

·         Cardinal directions

·         Latitude/longitude; coordinate grid system

·         Topographic maps; rules especially line spacing and steepness

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