Make observations and/or measurements to provide evidence of the effects of weathering or the rate of erosion by water ice wind or vegetation.
Analyze and interpret data from maps to describe patterns of Earth's features.
Earth and Human Activity
Obtain and combine information to describe that energy and fuels are derived from natural resources and their uses affect the environment.
Generate and compare multiple solutions to reduce the impacts of natural Earth processes on humans.
From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival growth behavior and reproduction.
Use a model to describe that animals' receive different types of information through their senses process the information in their brain and respond to the information in different ways.
Use evidence to construct an explanation relating the speed of an object to the energy of that object.
Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound light heat and electric currents.
Ask questions and predict outcomes about the changes in energy that occur when objects collide.
Apply scientific ideas to design test and refine a device that converts energy from one form to another.