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
 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
 Natural Selection
 Rainfall and Bird Beaks

6.2: Common Ancestry and Cladograms

 Dichotomous Keys

7: Energy

7.1: Energy


7.2: Waves

 Longitudinal Waves
 Ripple Tank

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)
 Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
 Ocean Tides
 Penumbra Effect
 Phases of the Moon

Content correlation last revised: 3/9/2016