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Science Process Skills

Scope Note: 
Broadly transferable intellectual skills, appropriate to all scientific endeavors -- includes basic process skills (e.g., observing, inferring, measuring, communicating, classifying, predicting, using time-space relations, using numbers) and integrated process skills (e.g., controlling variables, defining operationally, formulating hypotheses, interpreting data, experimenting, formulating models). Prior to 2004, the Identifier "Science a Process Approach" was used to index documents describing a curriculum espousing the learning and use of these skills.
Category: Science and Technology
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Basic Skills
Hands on Science
Mathematics Skills
Process Education
Science Achievement
Science Activities
Science Curriculum
Science Education
Science Experiments
Science Instruction
Science Tests
Scientific Concepts
Scientific Literacy
Scientific Methodology
Thinking Skills
Added to ERIC: 5/12/1994