In addition to offering decisions, understandings, and answers using theories, hypotheses, inferences, and generalizations, this resource emphasizes the function of science in supplying reliable knowledge and information about an unknown world, a phenomenon, or a problem. The use of this resource in the classroom is advised.
College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Standards
Dimension 3: Gathering and Evaluating Sources
D3.2.6-8 Evaluate the credibility of a source by determining its relevance and intended use.
D3.2.9-12 Evaluate the credibility of a source by examining how experts value the source.
Common Core English Language Arts Standards (CCSS.ELA)
Speaking & Listening (K-12)
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.SL.6.2 Interpret information presented in diverse media and formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) and explain how it contributes to a topic, text, or issue under study.