Everybody can do science and invent things and ideas.
For Grades: 3-5
Learning Goal 1
Science is an adventure that people everywhere can take part in, as they have for many centuries.
Learning Goal 3
Doing science involves many different kinds of work and engages men and women of all ages and backgrounds.
For Grades: 6-8
Learning Goal 4
Scientists are employed by colleges and universities, business and industry, hospitals, and many government agencies. Their places of work include offices, classrooms, laboratories, farms, factories, and natural field settings ranging from space to the ocean floor.
For Grades: 9-12
Learning Goal 12
The dissemination of scientific information is crucial to its progress. Some scientists present their findings and theories in papers that are delivered at meetings or published in scientific journals. Those papers enable scientists to inform others about their work, to expose their ideas to criticism by other scientists, and, of course, to stay abreast of scientific developments around the world.