This is a Power Point presentation on the nature of science and technology. It includes information on scientific inquiry, hypothesis, data, drawing conclusions, communicating, variable, controlled experiment, manipulated variable, responding variable, operational definition, scientific theory, scientific law, scientific literacy, metric system, graphs, technology, systems, goals, input, process, output, feedback, risk-benefit analysis, brainstorming, constraint, trade-off, engineer, prototype, troubleshooting, patents, etc.
This Power Point is 23 slides and comes from Prentice Hall Science Explorer Grade 8 Chapter 1. However, it could be adapted to cover this topic from any Science Textbook Series.
***This item is also included in the Science CD that I sell separately which includes all of my Science digital products (power points, printables, etc.)