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National Science Education Standards

By completing a research project and participating at the Pittsburgh Regional Science and Engineering Fair, a student will develop the below abilities necessary to engage in scientific inquiry. 

Identify questions and concepts that guide scientific investigations
Design and conduct scientific investigations 
Utilize technology and mathematics to improve investigations and communications 
Formulate and revise scientific explanations and models using logic and evidence 
Recognize and analyze alternative explanations and models 
Communicate and defend a scientific argument 
Understand scientific inquiry 

National Research Council, 1996. National Science Education Standards, National Academy Press, Washington, DC



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