MW: The Material World

MW.B: Changes

MW.B.3: Chemical changes

MW.B.3.e: Combustion

MW.B.3.e.i: Describes the perceivable manifestations of rapid combustion (e.g. heat, light)

 Chemical Equations

MW.B.3.e.ii: Explains a combustion reaction using the fire triangle

 Chemical Equations

MW.B.4: Transformation of energy

MW.B.4.b: Law of conservation of energy

MW.B.4.b.i: Explain qualitatively the law of conservation of energy

 Air Track
 Inclined Plane - Sliding Objects

MW.B.4.b.ii: Applies the law of conservation of energy in different contexts

 Air Track
 Energy Conversion in a System
 Energy of a Pendulum
 Inclined Plane - Sliding Objects
 Roller Coaster Physics

MW.B.4.c: Energy efficiency

MW.B.4.c.i: Defines the energy efficiency of a device or system as the proportion of energy consumed that is transformed into effective work (amount of useful energy / amount of energy consumed x100)

 Pulley Lab

MW.B.4.d: Distinction between heat and temperature

MW.B.4.d.i: Describes heat as a manifestation of energy

 Energy Conversion in a System

MW.B.4.d.ii: Describes the relationship between heat and temperature

 Energy Conversion in a System
 Temperature and Particle Motion

MW.D: Fluids

MW.D.d: Archimedes' principle

MW.D.d.i: Describes the relationship between the weight of the water displaced by an immersed body and the upward acting force

 Archimedes' Principle

MW.D.d.ii: Explains the buoyancy of a body in terms of Archimedes' principle

 Archimedes' Principle

MW.F: Electricity and electromagnetism

MW.F.1: Electricity

MW.F.1.c: Ohm's law

MW.F.1.c.i: Qualitatively describes the relationship between voltage, resistance and current intensity in an electrical circuit

 Advanced Circuits

MW.F.1.c.ii: Applies the mathematical relationship between voltage, resistance and current intensity in an electrical circuit (V = RI)

 Advanced Circuits

MW.F.1.d: Electrical circuits

MW.F.1.d.i: Describes the function of different elements of an electrical circuit (e.g. the wires transmit electrons along the circuit, resistors transform electrical energy into another form of energy)

 Advanced Circuits

MW.F.1.d.iv: Represents a simple electrical circuit using a diagram

 Advanced Circuits

MW.G: Force and motion

MW.G.a: Force

MW.G.a.i: Describes the effects produced by a force (change in the state of motion of a body, distortion of a body)

 Fan Cart Physics

MW.G.b: Types of forces

MW.G.b.i: Recognizes different types of forces in technical objects or technological systems (e.g. gravitational force in a chute, magnetic force exerted by an electromagnet)

 Electromagnetic Induction

MW.G.c: Equilibrium of two forces

MW.G.c.i: Describes the conditions under which a body subjected to two forces can be in equilibrium

 Atwood Machine
 Pith Ball Lab

MW.G.d: Relationship between constant speed, distance and time

MW.G.d.ii: Applies the mathematical relationship between constant speed, distance and time (v = d/Δt)

 Free-Fall Laboratory

LW: The Living World

LW.A: Diversity of life forms

LW.A.1: Ecology

LW.A.1.e: Dynamics of ecosystems

LW.A.1.e.i: Ecosystems

LW.A.1.e.i.i: Defines an ecosystem as the relationships between the individuals in a community and abiotic factors in the environment

 Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors

LW.A.1.e.ii: Disturbances

LW.A.1.e.ii.i: Defines a disturbance in a community

 Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors
 Food Chain

LW.A.1.e.ii.ii: Explains the effects of certain factors that disturb the ecological balance (e.g. human activity, natural disasters)

 Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors
 Coral Reefs 2 - Biotic Factors
 Food Chain

LW.A.1.e.iii: Trophic relationships

LW.A.1.e.iii.: Describes the trophic levels (producers, consumers, decomposers)

 Food Chain
 Forest Ecosystem

LW.A.1.e.iii.: Explains the relationships between the trophic levels of a food web

 Forest Ecosystem

LW.A.1.e.iv: Primary productivity

LW.A.1.e.iv.: Defines primary productivity as the quantity of organic matter produced by plants in a given territory

 Forest Ecosystem

LW.A.1.e.iv.: Explains the effects of certain factors on primary productivity (e.g. bees help pollinate fruit trees, pathogenic microorganisms hinder plant growth)

 Food Chain
 Forest Ecosystem

LW.A.1.e.v: Material and energy flow

LW.A.1.e.v.: Describes material and energy flow in an ecosystem

 Cell Energy Cycle
 Food Chain Chemical recycling Describes certain processes underlying chemical recycling (e.g. action of microorganisms and decomposers, erosion)

 Cell Energy Cycle
 Forest Ecosystem

ES: The Earth and Space

ES.C: Astronomical phenomena

ES.C.1: Concepts related to astronomy

ES.C.1.b: Earth-Moon system

ES.C.1.b.i: Describes the tides in terms of the gravitational effect of the Earth-Moon system


T: Techniques

T.B: Science

T.B.d: Using measuring instruments Uses measuring instruments appropriately (e.g. ammeter, volumetric flask)

 Triple Beam Balance

S: Strategies

S.A: Exploration strategies

S.A.17: Generalizing on the basis of several structurally similar cases

 Dichotomous Keys

Correlation last revised: 11/17/2017

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