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Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls

Michelle Thomas

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**ELEVATE YOUR THINKING **

 

CONNECT: ENGAGE THE MIND WITH PHENOMENA, LINKING WHAT STUDENTS KNOW TO THEIR OWN PERSONAL EXPERIENCES. 

INVESTIGATE: EXPLORE CONCEPTS & IDEAS WHILE CONSTRUCTING KNOWLEDGE & BUILDING MEANING.

SYNTHESIZE: EXPLAIN & ELABORATE UNDERSTANDING BY FORMULATIN GIDEAS, ARGUMENTS, AND SOLUTIONS USING EVIDENCE.

DEMONSTRATE: ELABORATE & EVALUATE ARGUMENTS BY APPLYING NEWLY FORMED UNDERSTANDINGS & TRANSFERRING KNOWLEDGE TO NEW SITUATIONS.

 

EXPLORE THE WORLD - Explore real-life scenarios with engaging Quests that dig into science topics in Florida and around the world.  you can: Solve real-world problems, Apply skills & knowledge and Communicate solutions.

 

MAKE CONNECTIONS - Elevate Science connects science to other subjects and show you how to better understand the world through:  Mathematics, Reading & Writing and Literacy

 

BUILD SKILLS FOR THE FUTURE - Master the Engineering Design Process, Apply critical thinking and analytical skills and Learn about STEM careers

 

FOCUS ON INQUIRY - Case studies put you in the shoes of a scientist to solve real-world mysteries using real data. You will be able to: Analyze data, Test a hypothesis and Solve  the case.  

 

ENTER THE LAB ZONE - Hands-on experiments and virtual labs help you test ideas and show what you know in performance-based assessments.  Scaffolded labs include: STEM Labs, Design your own and Open-ended labs.