4-PS: Physical Science

4-PS3: Energy

4-PS3-1: Use evidence to construct an explanation relating the speed of an object to the energy of that object.

 Sled Wars

4-PS3-2: Make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound, light, heat, and electric currents.

 Circuit Builder
 Conduction and Convection
 Energy Conversions
 Heat Absorption
 Radiation

4-PS3-3: Ask questions and predict outcomes about the changes in energy that occur when objects collide.

 Sled Wars

4-PS3-4: Apply scientific ideas to design, test, and refine a device that converts energy from one form to another.

 Circuit Builder
 Energy Conversions
 Trebuchet

4-PS4: Waves and their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer

4-PS4-1: Develop a model of waves to describe patterns in terms of amplitude and wavelength and that waves can cause objects to move.

 Waves

4-LS: Life Science

4-LS1: From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes

4-LS1-1: Construct an argument that plants and animals have internal and external structures that function to support survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction.

 Cell Types
 Circulatory System
 Digestive System
 Flower Pollination
 Senses

4-LS1-2: 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.

 Hearing: Frequency and Volume
 Reverse the Field
 Senses

4-ESS: Earth and Space Science

4-ESS2: Earth’s Systems

4-ESS2-1: Make observations and/or measurements to provide evidence of the effects of weathering or the rate of erosion by water, ice, wind, or vegetation.

 Weathering

4-ESS2-2: Analyze and interpret data from maps to describe patterns of Earth’s features.

 Building Pangaea
 Building Topographic Maps
 Reading Topographic Maps

4-ESS3: Earth and Human Activity

4-ESS3-1: Obtain and combine information to describe that energy and fuels are derived from natural resources and their uses affect the environment.

 Carbon Cycle
 Energy Conversions
 Greenhouse Effect

Correlation last revised: 4/4/2018

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