Science Kits

  • The BOCES #1 Science and Technology (BoSAT) Center provides subscribing districts with a:

    • "hands-on, minds-on" interdisciplinary science curriculum that emphasizes the process skills of:
      • Observing
      • Classifying
      • Measuring
      • Collecting and Processing Data
      • Predicting and Inferring
      • Experimenting
      • Creating Models
      • Making Decisions
      • Replicating
      • Manipulating Materials
    • teacher in-service program where teachers are provided learning theory, teaching strategies, classroom management and assessment
    • "menu" approach to elementary science where each school district selects the science kits that best fit their curriculum
    • student centered program where students are active learners and are provided opportunities to design experiments of their own choosing