Science

  • Science
     
     Science courses offered at Furman:
    • Living Earth
    • Chemistry
    Why do we learn science?
    • Science helps us understand how the world around us works.
    • Science inquiry allows us the ability to solve real world problems through planning and conducting investigations, gathering data through observations and research, working in teams, and evaluating our finding.
    • Thinking critically through the lense of a scientists gives us a way of helping the brain grow and develop new knowledge by allowing us to answer the questions we are curious about.
    Teacher suggestions to help the student in science?
    • Don't be afraid to ask your teacher for help, science is fun, teachers are willing to help when needed.
    • Don't wait until it is too late, ask for help as soon as you don't understand something.
    • Ask yourself if you truly have been trying as hard as you can to understand the material, maybe you just need to apply yourself more, take the time to look over the material yourself.
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