Common Core Basics

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this textbook. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.

1: Human Body and Health

1.2: Digestive, Respiratory, Excretory and Circulatory Systems

 Circulatory System
 Digestive System

1.4: Health and Disease

 Disease Spread

2: Life Functions and Energy Intake

2.1: Flowering Plants

 Flower Pollination
 Growing Plants
 Photosynthesis Lab
 Pollination: Flower to Fruit

2.2: Respiration

 Cell Energy Cycle

3: Ecosystems

3.1: Ecosystems

 Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors
 Coral Reefs 2 - Biotic Factors
 Forest Ecosystem
 Plants and Snails
 Pond Ecosystem
 Prairie Ecosystem

3.2: Carrying Capacity

 Food Chain
 Rabbit Population by Season

3.5: Environmental Issues

 Energy Conversions
 Greenhouse Effect
 Household Energy Usage
 Water Pollution

4: Foundation of Life

4.1: The Cell

 Cell Division
 Cell Energy Cycle
 Cell Structure

4.2: Simple Organisms

 Paramecium Homeostasis

5: Heredity

5.1: Genetics

 Building DNA
 DNA Fingerprint Analysis
 Human Karyotyping
 Inheritance
 Mouse Genetics (Two Traits)

5.2: Genotypes and Phenotypes

 Chicken Genetics
 Mouse Genetics (One Trait)

6: Evolution

6.1: Biological Evolution

 Evolution: Mutation and Selection
 Evolution: Natural and Artificial Selection
 Human Evolution - Skull Analysis
 Microevolution
 Natural Selection
 Rainfall and Bird Beaks

6.2: Common Ancestry and Cladograms

 Dichotomous Keys

7: Energy

7.1: Energy

 Trebuchet

7.2: Waves

 Longitudinal Waves
 Ripple Tank
 Waves

7.3: Electricity and Magnetism

 Charge Launcher
 Circuit Builder
 Coulomb Force (Static)
 Pith Ball Lab

7.4: Sources of Energy

 Energy Conversions

8: Work, Motion, and Forces

8.1: Newton's Laws of Motion

 Fan Cart Physics
 Gravity Pitch
 Sled Wars

8.2: Forces and Machines

 Gravitational Force

9: Chemical Properties

9.3: Compounds and Molecules

 Element Builder

9.4: Chemical Reactions and Solutions

 pH Analysis

9.6: Chemical Equations

 Balancing Chemical Equations
 Chemical Equations
 Limiting Reactants

10: Earth and Living Things

10.1: Cycles of Matter

 Building Pangaea
 Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station
 Earthquakes 2 - Determination of Epicenter
 Plate Tectonics
 Rock Cycle

11: Earth

11.1: Geology

 Building Pangaea
 Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station
 Earthquakes 2 - Determination of Epicenter
 Plate Tectonics
 Rock Cycle

11.2: Oceanography

 Ocean Mapping

11.3: Meteorology

 Coastal Winds and Clouds
 Hurricane Motion
 Relative Humidity
 Water Cycle
 Weather Maps

12: The Cosmos

12.3: The Milky Way and the Solar System

 Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)
 Comparing Earth and Venus
 Orbital Motion - Kepler's Laws
 Solar System
 Solar System Explorer
 Weight and Mass

12.4: Earth and the Moon

 2D Eclipse
 3D Eclipse
 Beam to Moon (Ratios and Proportions)
 Eclipse
 Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
 Ocean Tides
 Penumbra Effect
 Phases of the Moon
 Tides

Content correlation last revised: 3/9/2016