NORTH SMITHFIELD SCIENCE MISSION STATEMENT Our mission is to engage all students in a challenging science curriculum that will develop scientifically literate thinkers, problem solvers, and effective communicators.
SCIENCE PHILOSOPHY In North Smithfield, we believe the Science Program will:
Establish clear and high expectations aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.
Provide high quality standards-based instruction for students, using best practices, analysis of available data, and a variety of assessment strategies.
Encourage students to become scientifically literate through skillful problem-solving, critical thinking, and effective communication.
Provide students with the opportunities and resources to develop and master the science skills necessary to participate and pursue college and career goals in a scientifically literate and technological society.