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SC.8.E.EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH'S PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE

EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH'S PLACE IN THE UNIVERSE
8.E.4. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the universe and the predictable patterns caused by Earth’s movement in the solar system.
8.E.4A. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system is part of the Milky Way Galaxy, which is one of many galaxies in the universe. The planet Earth is a tiny part of a vast universe that has developed over a span of time beginning with a period of extreme and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4A.1. Obtain and communicate information to model the position of the Sun in the universe, the shapes and composition of galaxies, and the measurement unit needed to identify star and galaxy locations.
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Presentations The Sun
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4A.2. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that the universe began with a period of extreme and rapid expansion using evidence from the composition of stars and gases and the motion of galaxies in the universe.
8.E.4B. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system consists of the Sun and other objects that are held in orbit around the Sun by its gravitational pull on them. Motions within the Earth-Moon-Sun system have effects that can be observed on Earth.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4B.1. Obtain and communicate information to model and compare the characteristics and movements of objects in the solar system (including planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and meteors).
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations Pluto
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4B.2. Construct explanations for how gravity affects the motion of objects in the solar system and tides on Earth.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Earth's Moon
 
8.E.4B.3. Develop and use models to explain how seasons, caused by the tilt of Earth’s axis as it orbits the Sun, affects the length of the day and the amount of heating on Earth’s surface.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.4. Develop and use models to explain how motions within the Sun-Earth-Moon system cause Earth phenomena (including day and year, moon phases, solar and lunar eclipses, and tides).
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Interactive/Simulation Moon Phases
Presentations How the Earth Moves
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.5. Obtain and communicate information to describe how data from technologies (including telescopes, spectroscopes, satellites, space probes) provide information about objects in the solar system and the universe.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Presentations Refraction and lenses
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
 
8.E.4B.6 Analyze and interpret data from the surface features of the Sun (including photosphere, corona, sunspots, prominences, and solar flares) to predict how these features may affect Earth.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
8.E.5. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the processes that alter the structure of Earth and provide resources for life on the planet.
8.E.5A. Conceptual Understanding: All Earth processes are the result of energy flowing and matter cycling within and among Earth’s systems. Because Earth’s processes are dynamic and interactive in nature, the surface of Earth is constantly changing. Earth’s hot i
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5A.1. Develop and use models to explain how the processes of weathering, erosion, and deposition change surface features in the environment.
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Forces of Erosion and Deposition
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
 
8.E.5A.2. Use the rock cycle model to describe the relationship between the processes and forces that create igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Rock Cycle
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations Properties of Magma
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.3. Obtain and communicate information about the relative position, density, and composition of Earth’s layers to describe the crust, mantle, and core.
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Presentations Earth's Interior
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
 
8.E.5A.4. Construct explanations for how the theory of plate tectonics accounts for (1) the motion of lithospheric plates, (2) the geologic activities at plate boundaries, and (3) the changes in landform areas over geologic time.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.5. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that plate tectonics accounts for (1) the distribution of fossils on different continents, (2) the occurrence of earthquakes, and (3) continental and ocean floor features (including mountains, v
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B. Conceptual Understanding: Natural processes can cause sudden or gradual changes to Earth’s systems. Some may adversely affect humans such as volcanic eruptions or earthquakes. Mapping the history of natural hazards in a region, combined with an understand
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5B.1. Analyze and interpret data to describe patterns in the location of volcanoes and earthquakes related to tectonic plate boundaries, interactions, and hot spots.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.2. Construct explanations of how forces inside Earth result in earthquakes and volcanoes.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.3. Define problems that may be caused by a catastrophic event resulting from plate movements and design possible devices or solutions to minimize the effects of that event on Earth’s surface and/or human structures.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5C. Conceptual Understanding: Humans depend upon many Earth resources – some renewable over human lifetimes and some nonrenewable or irreplaceable. Resources are distributed unevenly around the planet as a result of past geological processes.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5C.1. Obtain and communicate information regarding the physical and chemical properties of minerals, ores, and fossil fuels to describe their importance as Earth resources.
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Interactive/Simulation Mineral Uses
Interactive/Simulation Sequence: Mohs Hardness Scale
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Mineral Resources
Presentations Sources of Energy
Presentations Use of Minerals
Presentations What Is a Mineral?
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
 
8.E.6. The student will demonstrate an understanding of Earth’s geologic history and its diversity of life over time.
8.E.6A. Conceptual Understanding: The geologic time scale interpreted from rock strata provides a way to organize major historical events in Earth’s history. Analysis of rock strata and the fossil record, which documents the existence, diversity, extinction, and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.6A.1. Develop and use models to organize Earth’s history (including era, period, and epoch) according to the geologic time scale using evidence from rock layers.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.2. Analyze and interpret data from index fossil records and the ordering of rock layers to infer the relative age of rocks and fossils.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.4. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that different types of fossils provide evidence of (1) the diversity of life that has been present on Earth, (2) relationships between past and existing life forms, and (3) environmental change
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Presentations Continental Drift
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.5. Construct explanations for why most individual organisms, as well as some entire taxonomic groups of organisms, that lived in the past were never fossilized.
Flip Charts Fossils
 

SC.8.E.EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH SYSTEMS AND RESOURCES

EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH SYSTEMS AND RESOURCES
8.E.4. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the universe and the predictable patterns caused by Earth’s movement in the solar system.
8.E.4A. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system is part of the Milky Way Galaxy, which is one of many galaxies in the universe. The planet Earth is a tiny part of a vast universe that has developed over a span of time beginning with a period of extreme and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4A.1. Obtain and communicate information to model the position of the Sun in the universe, the shapes and composition of galaxies, and the measurement unit needed to identify star and galaxy locations.
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Presentations The Sun
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4A.2. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that the universe began with a period of extreme and rapid expansion using evidence from the composition of stars and gases and the motion of galaxies in the universe.
8.E.4B. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system consists of the Sun and other objects that are held in orbit around the Sun by its gravitational pull on them. Motions within the Earth-Moon-Sun system have effects that can be observed on Earth.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4B.1. Obtain and communicate information to model and compare the characteristics and movements of objects in the solar system (including planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and meteors).
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations Pluto
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4B.2. Construct explanations for how gravity affects the motion of objects in the solar system and tides on Earth.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Earth's Moon
 
8.E.4B.3. Develop and use models to explain how seasons, caused by the tilt of Earth’s axis as it orbits the Sun, affects the length of the day and the amount of heating on Earth’s surface.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.4. Develop and use models to explain how motions within the Sun-Earth-Moon system cause Earth phenomena (including day and year, moon phases, solar and lunar eclipses, and tides).
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Interactive/Simulation Moon Phases
Presentations How the Earth Moves
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.5. Obtain and communicate information to describe how data from technologies (including telescopes, spectroscopes, satellites, space probes) provide information about objects in the solar system and the universe.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Presentations Refraction and lenses
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
 
8.E.4B.6 Analyze and interpret data from the surface features of the Sun (including photosphere, corona, sunspots, prominences, and solar flares) to predict how these features may affect Earth.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
8.E.5. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the processes that alter the structure of Earth and provide resources for life on the planet.
8.E.5A. Conceptual Understanding: All Earth processes are the result of energy flowing and matter cycling within and among Earth’s systems. Because Earth’s processes are dynamic and interactive in nature, the surface of Earth is constantly changing. Earth’s hot i
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5A.1. Develop and use models to explain how the processes of weathering, erosion, and deposition change surface features in the environment.
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Forces of Erosion and Deposition
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
 
8.E.5A.2. Use the rock cycle model to describe the relationship between the processes and forces that create igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Rock Cycle
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations Properties of Magma
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.3. Obtain and communicate information about the relative position, density, and composition of Earth’s layers to describe the crust, mantle, and core.
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Presentations Earth's Interior
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
 
8.E.5A.4. Construct explanations for how the theory of plate tectonics accounts for (1) the motion of lithospheric plates, (2) the geologic activities at plate boundaries, and (3) the changes in landform areas over geologic time.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.5. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that plate tectonics accounts for (1) the distribution of fossils on different continents, (2) the occurrence of earthquakes, and (3) continental and ocean floor features (including mountains, v
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B. Conceptual Understanding: Natural processes can cause sudden or gradual changes to Earth’s systems. Some may adversely affect humans such as volcanic eruptions or earthquakes. Mapping the history of natural hazards in a region, combined with an understand
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5B.1. Analyze and interpret data to describe patterns in the location of volcanoes and earthquakes related to tectonic plate boundaries, interactions, and hot spots.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.2. Construct explanations of how forces inside Earth result in earthquakes and volcanoes.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.3. Define problems that may be caused by a catastrophic event resulting from plate movements and design possible devices or solutions to minimize the effects of that event on Earth’s surface and/or human structures.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5C. Conceptual Understanding: Humans depend upon many Earth resources – some renewable over human lifetimes and some nonrenewable or irreplaceable. Resources are distributed unevenly around the planet as a result of past geological processes.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5C.1. Obtain and communicate information regarding the physical and chemical properties of minerals, ores, and fossil fuels to describe their importance as Earth resources.
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Interactive/Simulation Mineral Uses
Interactive/Simulation Sequence: Mohs Hardness Scale
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Mineral Resources
Presentations Sources of Energy
Presentations Use of Minerals
Presentations What Is a Mineral?
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
 
8.E.6. The student will demonstrate an understanding of Earth’s geologic history and its diversity of life over time.
8.E.6A. Conceptual Understanding: The geologic time scale interpreted from rock strata provides a way to organize major historical events in Earth’s history. Analysis of rock strata and the fossil record, which documents the existence, diversity, extinction, and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.6A.1. Develop and use models to organize Earth’s history (including era, period, and epoch) according to the geologic time scale using evidence from rock layers.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.2. Analyze and interpret data from index fossil records and the ordering of rock layers to infer the relative age of rocks and fossils.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.4. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that different types of fossils provide evidence of (1) the diversity of life that has been present on Earth, (2) relationships between past and existing life forms, and (3) environmental change
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Presentations Continental Drift
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.5. Construct explanations for why most individual organisms, as well as some entire taxonomic groups of organisms, that lived in the past were never fossilized.
Flip Charts Fossils
 

SC.8.E.EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH’S HISTORY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE

EARTH SCIENCE: EARTH’S HISTORY AND DIVERSITY OF LIFE
8.E.4. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the universe and the predictable patterns caused by Earth’s movement in the solar system.
8.E.4A. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system is part of the Milky Way Galaxy, which is one of many galaxies in the universe. The planet Earth is a tiny part of a vast universe that has developed over a span of time beginning with a period of extreme and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4A.1. Obtain and communicate information to model the position of the Sun in the universe, the shapes and composition of galaxies, and the measurement unit needed to identify star and galaxy locations.
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Presentations The Sun
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4A.2. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that the universe began with a period of extreme and rapid expansion using evidence from the composition of stars and gases and the motion of galaxies in the universe.
8.E.4B. Conceptual Understanding: Earth’s solar system consists of the Sun and other objects that are held in orbit around the Sun by its gravitational pull on them. Motions within the Earth-Moon-Sun system have effects that can be observed on Earth.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.4B.1. Obtain and communicate information to model and compare the characteristics and movements of objects in the solar system (including planets, moons, asteroids, comets, and meteors).
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Virtual Lab Planet Exploration
Presentations Pluto
Presentations The Inner Planets
Presentations The Outer Planets
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Flip Charts Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
 
8.E.4B.2. Construct explanations for how gravity affects the motion of objects in the solar system and tides on Earth.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Earth's Moon
 
8.E.4B.3. Develop and use models to explain how seasons, caused by the tilt of Earth’s axis as it orbits the Sun, affects the length of the day and the amount of heating on Earth’s surface.
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.4. Develop and use models to explain how motions within the Sun-Earth-Moon system cause Earth phenomena (including day and year, moon phases, solar and lunar eclipses, and tides).
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Interactive/Simulation Moon Phases
Presentations How the Earth Moves
Presentations Seasons on Earth
 
8.E.4B.5. Obtain and communicate information to describe how data from technologies (including telescopes, spectroscopes, satellites, space probes) provide information about objects in the solar system and the universe.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Presentations Refraction and lenses
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
 
8.E.4B.6 Analyze and interpret data from the surface features of the Sun (including photosphere, corona, sunspots, prominences, and solar flares) to predict how these features may affect Earth.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
8.E.5. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the processes that alter the structure of Earth and provide resources for life on the planet.
8.E.5A. Conceptual Understanding: All Earth processes are the result of energy flowing and matter cycling within and among Earth’s systems. Because Earth’s processes are dynamic and interactive in nature, the surface of Earth is constantly changing. Earth’s hot i
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5A.1. Develop and use models to explain how the processes of weathering, erosion, and deposition change surface features in the environment.
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Interactive/Simulation Forces of Erosion and Deposition
Presentations Classifying Rocks
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
 
8.E.5A.2. Use the rock cycle model to describe the relationship between the processes and forces that create igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks.
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Rock Cycle
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Igneous Rocks
Presentations Metamorphic Rocks
Presentations Properties of Magma
Presentations Sedimentary Rocks
Presentations The Rock Cycle
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.3. Obtain and communicate information about the relative position, density, and composition of Earth’s layers to describe the crust, mantle, and core.
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Presentations Earth's Interior
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
 
8.E.5A.4. Construct explanations for how the theory of plate tectonics accounts for (1) the motion of lithospheric plates, (2) the geologic activities at plate boundaries, and (3) the changes in landform areas over geologic time.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5A.5. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that plate tectonics accounts for (1) the distribution of fossils on different continents, (2) the occurrence of earthquakes, and (3) continental and ocean floor features (including mountains, v
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Continent Movement Over Time
Presentations Continental Drift
Presentations Sea-Floor Spreading
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Plate Tectonics
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B. Conceptual Understanding: Natural processes can cause sudden or gradual changes to Earth’s systems. Some may adversely affect humans such as volcanic eruptions or earthquakes. Mapping the history of natural hazards in a region, combined with an understand
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5B.1. Analyze and interpret data to describe patterns in the location of volcanoes and earthquakes related to tectonic plate boundaries, interactions, and hot spots.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.2. Construct explanations of how forces inside Earth result in earthquakes and volcanoes.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5B.3. Define problems that may be caused by a catastrophic event resulting from plate movements and design possible devices or solutions to minimize the effects of that event on Earth’s surface and/or human structures.
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Earthquake Safety
Presentations Measuring Earthquakes
Presentations Seismic Waves
Presentations Volcanic Eruptions
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Flip Charts Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.E.5C. Conceptual Understanding: Humans depend upon many Earth resources – some renewable over human lifetimes and some nonrenewable or irreplaceable. Resources are distributed unevenly around the planet as a result of past geological processes.
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.5C.1. Obtain and communicate information regarding the physical and chemical properties of minerals, ores, and fossil fuels to describe their importance as Earth resources.
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Interactive/Simulation Mineral Uses
Interactive/Simulation Sequence: Mohs Hardness Scale
Presentations How Do Minerals Form?
Presentations Mineral Resources
Presentations Sources of Energy
Presentations Use of Minerals
Presentations What Is a Mineral?
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Minerals
Flip Charts Rocks
Flip Charts Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
 
8.E.6. The student will demonstrate an understanding of Earth’s geologic history and its diversity of life over time.
8.E.6A. Conceptual Understanding: The geologic time scale interpreted from rock strata provides a way to organize major historical events in Earth’s history. Analysis of rock strata and the fossil record, which documents the existence, diversity, extinction, and
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.E.6A.1. Develop and use models to organize Earth’s history (including era, period, and epoch) according to the geologic time scale using evidence from rock layers.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.2. Analyze and interpret data from index fossil records and the ordering of rock layers to infer the relative age of rocks and fossils.
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.4. Construct and analyze scientific arguments to support claims that different types of fossils provide evidence of (1) the diversity of life that has been present on Earth, (2) relationships between past and existing life forms, and (3) environmental change
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Presentations Continental Drift
Flip Charts Fossils
 
8.E.6A.5. Construct explanations for why most individual organisms, as well as some entire taxonomic groups of organisms, that lived in the past were never fossilized.
Flip Charts Fossils
 

SC.8.P.PHYSICAL SCIENCE: FORCES AND MOTION

PHYSICAL SCIENCE: FORCES AND MOTION
8.P.2. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the effects of forces on the motion and stability of an object.
8.P.2A. Conceptual Understanding: Motion occurs when there is a change in position of an object with respect to a reference point. The final position of an object is determined by measuring the change in position and direction of the segments along a trip. While
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.P.2A.1. Plan and conduct controlled scientific investigations to test how varying the amount of force or mass of an object affects the motion (speed and direction), shape, or orientation of an object.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.2. Develop and use models to compare and predict the resulting effect of balanced and unbalanced forces on an object’s motion in terms of magnitude and direction.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Force
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.3. Construct explanations for the relationship between the mass of an object and the concept of inertia (Newton’s First Law of Motion).
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.4. Analyze and interpret data to support claims that for every force exerted on an object there is an equal force exerted in the opposite direction (Newton’s Third Law of Motion).
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
 
8.P.2A.5. Analyze and interpret data to describe and predict the effects of forces (including gravitational and friction) on the speed and direction of an object.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.6. Use mathematical and computational thinking to generate graphs that represent the motion of an object’s position and speed as a function of time.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.7. Use mathematical and computational thinking to describe the relationship between the speed and velocity (including positive and negative expression of direction) of an object in determining average speed (v=d/t).
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.3. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the properties and behaviors of waves.
8.P.3A. Conceptual Understanding: Waves (including sound and seismic waves, waves on water, and light waves) have energy and transfer energy when they interact with matter. Waves are a repeating pattern of motion that transfers energy from place to place without
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.P.3A.1. Construct explanations of the relationship between matter and energy based on the characteristics of mechanical and light waves.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Presentations Light
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Flip Charts Light
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.2. Develop and use models to exemplify the basic properties of waves (including frequency, amplitude, wavelength, and speed).
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Interactive/Simulation Wave Interactions
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Presentations Interactions of Light
Presentations Light
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Presentations Wave Interactions
Presentations Waves
Flip Charts Light
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.3. Analyze and interpret data to describe the behavior of waves (including refraction, reflection, transmission, and absorption) as they interact with various materials.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Lenses
Virtual Lab Mirrors and Lenses
Presentations Interactions of Light
Presentations Refraction and lenses
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Presentations Wave Interactions
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.4. Analyze and interpret data to describe the behavior of mechanical waves as they intersect.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.5. Construct explanations for how humans see color as a result of the transmission, absorption, and reflection of light waves by various materials.
8.P.3A.6. Obtain and communicate information about how various instruments are used to extend human senses by transmitting and detecting waves (such as radio, television, cell phones, and wireless computer networks) to exemplify how technological advancements and d
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Presentations Musical Sounds
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 

SC.8.P.PHYSICAL SCIENCE: WAVES

PHYSICAL SCIENCE: WAVES
8.P.2. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the effects of forces on the motion and stability of an object.
8.P.2A. Conceptual Understanding: Motion occurs when there is a change in position of an object with respect to a reference point. The final position of an object is determined by measuring the change in position and direction of the segments along a trip. While
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.P.2A.1. Plan and conduct controlled scientific investigations to test how varying the amount of force or mass of an object affects the motion (speed and direction), shape, or orientation of an object.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.2. Develop and use models to compare and predict the resulting effect of balanced and unbalanced forces on an object’s motion in terms of magnitude and direction.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Force
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.3. Construct explanations for the relationship between the mass of an object and the concept of inertia (Newton’s First Law of Motion).
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.4. Analyze and interpret data to support claims that for every force exerted on an object there is an equal force exerted in the opposite direction (Newton’s Third Law of Motion).
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
 
8.P.2A.5. Analyze and interpret data to describe and predict the effects of forces (including gravitational and friction) on the speed and direction of an object.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Presentations Newton`s Laws
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.6. Use mathematical and computational thinking to generate graphs that represent the motion of an object’s position and speed as a function of time.
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.2A.7. Use mathematical and computational thinking to describe the relationship between the speed and velocity (including positive and negative expression of direction) of an object in determining average speed (v=d/t).
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Presentations Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
 
8.P.3. The student will demonstrate an understanding of the properties and behaviors of waves.
8.P.3A. Conceptual Understanding: Waves (including sound and seismic waves, waves on water, and light waves) have energy and transfer energy when they interact with matter. Waves are a repeating pattern of motion that transfers energy from place to place without
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.P.3A.1. Construct explanations of the relationship between matter and energy based on the characteristics of mechanical and light waves.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Presentations Light
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Flip Charts Light
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.2. Develop and use models to exemplify the basic properties of waves (including frequency, amplitude, wavelength, and speed).
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Interactive/Simulation Wave Interactions
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Presentations Interactions of Light
Presentations Light
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Presentations Wave Interactions
Presentations Waves
Flip Charts Light
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.3. Analyze and interpret data to describe the behavior of waves (including refraction, reflection, transmission, and absorption) as they interact with various materials.
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Lenses
Virtual Lab Mirrors and Lenses
Presentations Interactions of Light
Presentations Refraction and lenses
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Presentations Wave Interactions
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.4. Analyze and interpret data to describe the behavior of mechanical waves as they intersect.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Presentations Sound and Sound Waves
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.P.3A.5. Construct explanations for how humans see color as a result of the transmission, absorption, and reflection of light waves by various materials.
8.P.3A.6. Obtain and communicate information about how various instruments are used to extend human senses by transmitting and detecting waves (such as radio, television, cell phones, and wireless computer networks) to exemplify how technological advancements and d
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Presentations Musical Sounds
Flip Charts Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 

SC.8.S.SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING PRACTICES

SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING PRACTICES
8.S.1. The student will use the science and engineering practices, including the processes and skills of scientific inquiry, to develop understandings of science content.
8.S.1A. Conceptual Understanding: The practices of science and engineering support the development of science concepts, develop the habits of mind that are necessary for scientific thinking, and allow students to engage in science in ways that are similar to thos
Students who demonstrate this understanding can:
8.S.1A.1. Ask questions to (1) generate hypotheses for scientific investigations, (2) refine models, explanations, or designs, or (3) extend the results of investigations or challenge claims.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
8.S.1A.2. Develop, use, and refine models to (1) understand or represent phenomena, processes, and relationships, (2) test devices or solutions, or (3) communicate ideas to others.
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Vocabulary Terms Meiosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Meiosis
 
8.S.1A.3. Plan and conduct controlled scientific investigations to answer questions, test hypotheses, and develop explanations: (1) formulate scientific questions and testable hypotheses, (2) identify materials, procedures, and variables, (3) select and use appropr
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Blood Typing
Virtual Lab Circuit Building
Virtual Lab Exploring Pulleys
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Forces and Motion
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Mirrors and Lenses
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Presentations Measuring Matter
Presentations The Tropical Zone
Flip Charts Biological Safety
Flip Charts Chemical Exposure
Flip Charts Chemical Handling
Flip Charts Chemical Hazards
Flip Charts Chemical Spills
Flip Charts Eye Safety
Flip Charts Safety in the Lab
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Chemical Reactions
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Climate
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Electricity and Magnetism
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Electricity and Magnetism
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and Respiration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game The Science of Chemistry
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.S.1A.4. Analyze and interpret data from informational texts, observations, measurements, or investigations using a range of methods (such as tabulation, graphing, or statistical analysis) to (1) reveal patterns and construct meaning or (2) support hypotheses, exp
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.S.1A.5. Use mathematical and computational thinking to (1) use and manipulate appropriate metric units, (2) collect and analyze data, (3) express relationships between variables for models and investigations, or (4) use grade-level appropriate statistics to analy
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
Virtual Lab Mirrors and Lenses
Presentations Measuring Matter
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
 
8.S.1A.6. Construct explanations of phenomena using (1) primary or secondary scientific evidence and models, (2) conclusions from scientific investigations, (3) predictions based on observations and measurements, or (4) data communicated in graphs, tables, or diagr
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
8.S.1A.8. Obtain and evaluate scientific information to (1) answer questions, (2) explain or describe phenomena, (3) develop models, (4) evaluate hypotheses, explanations, claims, or designs or (5) identify and/or fill gaps in knowledge. Communicate using the conve
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Virtual Lab Blood Typing
Virtual Lab Circuit Building
Virtual Lab Earth's Seasons
Virtual Lab Exploring Pulleys
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Forces and Motion
Virtual Lab Mirrors and Lenses
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Virtual Lab Volcano Simulator
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Cells
Vocabulary Terms Chemical Reactions
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Climate
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Electricity and Magnetism
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Protists: Pond Microlife
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Electricity and Magnetism
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and Respiration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Protists: Pond Microlife
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 

SC.CC.RST.6-8.Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects

Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Craft and Structure
RST.6-8.4. Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6-8 texts and topics.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Interactive/Simulation Cardiovascular System
Interactive/Simulation Cellular Respiration
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Circuit
Interactive/Simulation Digestive System
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Electromagnetic Spectrum
Interactive/Simulation Euglena
Interactive/Simulation Excretory System
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Interactive/Simulation History of Electricity
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Interactive/Simulation Nervous System
Interactive/Simulation Paramecium
Interactive/Simulation Photosynthesis
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Lenses
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Mirrors
Interactive/Simulation Respiratory System
Interactive/Simulation Rock Cycle
Interactive/Simulation Simple Machines
Interactive/Simulation Soil Profile
Interactive/Simulation States of Matter
Interactive/Simulation The Endocrine System
Interactive/Simulation The Immune System
Interactive/Simulation The Male Reproductive System
Interactive/Simulation The Skin
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Interactive/Simulation Tones and Overtones
Interactive/Simulation Transmission of Light
Interactive/Simulation Types of Joints
Interactive/Simulation Types of Muscles
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Wave Interactions
Presentations Balancing Equations
Presentations Chemical Reactions
Presentations Heart Health
Flip Charts Chemical Reactions
Flip Charts Chemical Reactions
Flip Charts Nutrition
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Cells
Vocabulary Terms Chemical Reactions
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Climate
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Electricity and Magnetism
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Meiosis
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Mitosis
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Protists: Pond Microlife
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Formulas and Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Electricity and Magnetism
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Measurements and Calculations
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Meiosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Mitosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and Respiration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Protists: Pond Microlife
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
RST.6-8.7. Integrate quantitative or technical information expressed in words in a text with a version of that information expressed visually (e.g., in a flowchart, diagram, model, graph, or table).
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Topographic Maps
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Flip Charts Forces & Motion
Vocabulary Terms Cells
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Meiosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Meiosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
 
RST.6-8.9. Compare and contrast the information gained from experiments, simulations, video, or multimedia sources with that gained from reading a text on the same topic.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 

SC.CC.WHST.6-8.Writing Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects

Writing Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Text Types and Purposes
WHST.6-8.1. Write arguments focused on discipline-specific content.
WHST.6-8.1(e) Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the argument presented.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
WHST.6-8.2. Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/ experiments, or technical processes.
WHST.6-8.2(a) Introduce a topic clearly, previewing what is to follow; organize ideas, concepts, and information into broader categories as appropriate to achieving purpose; include formatting (e.g., headings), graphics (e.g., charts, tables), and multimedia when usefu
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.6-8.2(b) Develop the topic with relevant, well-chosen facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.6-8.2(c) Use appropriate and varied transitions to create cohesion and clarify the relationships among ideas and concepts.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
 
WHST.6-8.2(d) Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
Multimedia Lesson Atmosphere and Weather
Multimedia Lesson Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Multimedia Lesson Cells
Multimedia Lesson Chemical Reactions
Multimedia Lesson Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Climate
Multimedia Lesson Earth's Surface
Multimedia Lesson Earthquakes
Multimedia Lesson Electricity and Magnetism
Multimedia Lesson Energy: Forms and Changes
Multimedia Lesson Food Chains and Food Webs
Multimedia Lesson Forces and Motion
Multimedia Lesson Light and Optics
Multimedia Lesson Meiosis
Multimedia Lesson Minerals
Multimedia Lesson Mitosis
Multimedia Lesson Our Solar System
Multimedia Lesson Plate Tectonics
Multimedia Lesson Protists: Pond Microlife
Multimedia Lesson Rocks
Multimedia Lesson Six Kingdoms of Life
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Multimedia Lesson The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Multimedia Lesson Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Animal Cell
Interactive/Simulation Biomes
Interactive/Simulation Cardiovascular System
Interactive/Simulation Cellular Respiration
Interactive/Simulation Chromosome and DNA Structure
Interactive/Simulation Circuit
Interactive/Simulation Digestive System
Interactive/Simulation Earth's Interior
Interactive/Simulation Earthquake and Seismogram
Interactive/Simulation Electromagnetic Spectrum
Interactive/Simulation Euglena
Interactive/Simulation Excretory System
Interactive/Simulation From DNA to Protein
Interactive/Simulation History of Electricity
Interactive/Simulation Longitudinal Waves
Interactive/Simulation Nervous System
Interactive/Simulation Paramecium
Interactive/Simulation Photosynthesis
Interactive/Simulation Plant Cell
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Lenses
Interactive/Simulation Reflection and Mirrors
Interactive/Simulation Respiratory System
Interactive/Simulation Rock Cycle
Interactive/Simulation Simple Machines
Interactive/Simulation Soil Profile
Interactive/Simulation States of Matter
Interactive/Simulation The Endocrine System
Interactive/Simulation The Immune System
Interactive/Simulation The Male Reproductive System
Interactive/Simulation The Skin
Interactive/Simulation The Solar System
Interactive/Simulation The Sun
Interactive/Simulation Tones and Overtones
Interactive/Simulation Transmission of Light
Interactive/Simulation Types of Joints
Interactive/Simulation Types of Muscles
Interactive/Simulation Types of Volcanoes
Interactive/Simulation Understanding a Punnett Square
Interactive/Simulation Wave Interactions
Presentations Making a Pedigree
Vocabulary Terms Atmosphere and Weather
Vocabulary Terms Cells
Vocabulary Terms Chemical Reactions
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Climate
Vocabulary Terms Earth`s Surface
Vocabulary Terms Earthquakes
Vocabulary Terms Electricity and Magnetism
Vocabulary Terms Energy: Forms and Changes
Vocabulary Terms Forces and Motion
Vocabulary Terms Light and Optics
Vocabulary Terms Meiosis
Vocabulary Terms Minerals
Vocabulary Terms Mitosis
Vocabulary Terms Our Solar System
Vocabulary Terms Protists: Pond Microlife
Vocabulary Terms Rocks
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Vocabulary Terms Volcanoes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atmosphere and Weather
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Atoms and Chemical Bonding
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Cells
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chemical Reactions
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Chromosomes, Genes and DNA
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Climate
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earth`s Surface
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Earthquakes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Electricity and Magnetism
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Energy: Forms and Changes
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Forces and Motion
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Genetics: The Study of Heredity
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Light and Optics
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Meiosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Minerals
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Mitosis
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Our Solar System
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Photosynthesis and Respiration
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Protists: Pond Microlife
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Rocks
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Volcanoes
 
WHST.6-8.2(f) Provide a concluding statement or section that follows from and supports the information or explanation presented.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
Production and Distribution of Writing
WHST.6-8.4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
Multimedia Lesson Sound
Virtual Lab Flame Test
Virtual Lab Gas Laws
Virtual Lab Nerve Conduction
Virtual Lab Speed of Sound
Vocabulary Terms Sound
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Elements and the periodic table
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Properties and States of Matter
Quiz, Flash Cards, Worksheet, Game Sound
 
 
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