Science is all around us. Nearly everything we do has a scientific implication. We are a nation of citizens that depend greatly on science. As parents, you can do many things to build a love and respect for science in your children.
Scientifically literate children have and continue to develop the critical thinking skills necessary for academic success. Scientifically literate citizens understand the importance of science in their daily lives, can evaluate public policy decisions, and make informed decisions about science reports in the media.