This aims to develop scientific literacy among students to "prepare them to be informed and participative citizens who are able to make judgements and decisions regarding applications of scientific knowledge that may have social, health, or environmental impacts"
Contains 4 Units:
- Living Things and Their Environment
- Earth and Space
- Force, Motion and Energy
Standard Competencies: Demonstrate a deep understanding of contemporary issues and appraise their economic, environmental, political, educational, and civic responsibilities; their human rights; and citizenship challenges that confront nations at present using investigative skills, analysis of data and references, research, critical thinking, effective communication, fairness, and good judgment.