Shepherd Junior High

Science Department


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Ms. Kelley Mohr

Mrs. Kimberly Ouellette

Mr. John Standifird

Ms. Valerie Ogden

"Scientific literacy is the knowledge
and understanding of scientific
concepts and processes required
for personal decision making,
participation in civic and cultural
affairs, and economic productivity." 
National Science Education Standards p 22

The scientifically literate person is
one who posess an inquiring mind,
understands, uses and has a positive
attitude toward science. All students
must have the opportunity to become
scientifically literate and have a sound
knowledge base of scientific concepts,
systems and process skills which 
enables individuals to become positive 
contributors to society and productive
members of the work force.