The Common Core State Standards aim to increase depth of content knowledge by integrating subject matter across the curriculum. An additional objective of the Common Core Standards is to strengthen reading comprehension skills and students' ability to use and understand more complex text. This unit addresses these issues directly through relevant, engaging subject matter of bioengineering.
Scientific Inquiry: Scientific inquiry is a thoughtful and coordinated attempt to search out, describe, explain, and predict natural phenomena.
Scientific Literacy: Scientific literacy includes speaking, listening, presenting, interpreting, reading, and writing about science.