1. Basic Functions

  2. Learning

  3. Physical Health

  4. Mental Health

  1. Human Society

    1. Cultural Effects on Behavior

    2. Group Behavior

    3. Social Change

    4. Social Trade-Offs

    5. Political and Economic Systems

    6. Social Conflict

    7. Global Interdependence

  1. The Designed World

    1. Agriculture

    2. Materials and Manufacturing

    3. Energy Sources and Use

    4. Communication

    5. Information Processing

    6. Health Technology

  1. The Mathematical World

    1. Numbers

    2. Symbolic Relationships

    3. Shapes

    4. Uncertainty

    5. Reasoning

  1. Historical Perspectives (Grades 6-12 only)

    1. Displacing the Earth from the Center of the Universe

    2. Uniting the Heavens and Earth

    3. Relating Matter & Energy and Time & Space

    4. Extending Time

    5. Moving the Continents

    6. Understanding Fire

    7. Splitting the Atom

    8. Explaining the Diversity of Life

    9. Discovering Germs

    10. Harnessing Power

  1. Common Themes

    1. Systems

    2. Models

    3. Constancy and Change

    4. Scale

  1. Habits of Mind

    1. Values and Attitudes

    2. Computation and Estimation

    3. Manipulation and Observation

    4. Communication Skills

    5. Critical-Response Skills



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