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Is removing science subjects from grade 1 and grade 2 a good move?


The Philppines' Department of Education recently proposed removing science in the lower grade levels. They said that science will be included in the curriculum by grade 3. What are the pros and cons of this proposed move?

 

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    scottcgruber 4 years ago

    I have to respectfully disagree with your main point. Children are natural scientists, from a very early age. The "terrible twos" are a period of hypothesis testing. Early science education should nurture this intrinsic need to test and explore.

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