Welcome to the JL Long Science Department!
The AIMS of MYP Science is to encourage and enable students to:
- understand and appreciate science and its implications
- consider science as a human endeavor with benefits and limitiations
- cultivate analytical, inquiring and flexible minds that pose questions, solve problems, construct explanations and judge arguments
- develop skills to design and perform investigations, evaluate evidence and reach conclusions
- build an awareness of the need to effectively collaborate and communicate
- apply language skills and knowledge in a variety of real-life contexts
- develop sensitivity towards the living and non-living environments
- reflect on learning experiences and make informed choices.