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Worlds of Connections SEPA. 2023. Network science: String Network. DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska-Lincoln. https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/wrldconnex/
Crosscutting Concept 4. Systems and system models. A system is an organized group of related objects or components; models can be used for understanding and predicting the behavior of systems.
Youth will understand and demonstrate the importance of building and recognizing connections in a community. They will make a network model that reveals connections that may seem invisible until youth trace them. Youth will learn about the concept of ‘six degrees of separation/small worlds’ (i.e., how we may be connected to people far away through our friends’ friends).