D: The theory of plate tectonics is the unifying theory that explains Earth’s geological processes.

Plate Tectonics

1: Questioning and predicting

1.3: Identify a question to answer or a problem to solve through scientific inquiry

Hearing: Frequency and Volume
Pendulum Clock
Sight vs. Sound Reactions

1.5: Make predictions about the findings of their inquiry

Effect of Environment on New Life Form
Hearing: Frequency and Volume
Pendulum Clock

2: Planning and conducting

2.2: Measure and control variables through fair tests

Growing Plants

2.3: Observe, measure, and record data (qualitative and quantitative), using equipment, including digital technologies, with accuracy appropriate to the task

Triple Beam Balance

3: Processing and analyzing data and information

3.2: Construct and use a range of methods to represent patterns or relationships in data, including tables, graphs, key, scale models, and digital technologies as appropriate

Pendulum Clock
Seasons Around the World

3.3: Seek patterns and connections in data from their own investigations and secondary sources

Diffusion
Hearing: Frequency and Volume
Pendulum Clock

4: Evaluating

4.1: Reflect on their investigation methods, including the adequacy of controls on variables and the quality of the data collected

Diffusion

6: Communicating

6.1: Communicate ideas, findings, and solutions to problems, using scientific language, representations, and digital technologies as appropriate

Hearing: Frequency and Volume

b: cell theory and types of cells

Cell Structure

c: photosynthesis and cellular respiration

Cell Energy Cycle
Photosynthesis Lab
Pond Ecosystem

e: kinetic molecular theory

Temperature and Particle Motion

f: atomic theory and models

f.1: protons, neutrons, and quarks

Element Builder

f.2: electrons and leptons

Element Builder

g: types and effects of electromagnetic radiation

Heat Absorption
Radiation

h: light:

h.1: properties

Herschel Experiment - Metric
Refraction
Ripple Tank

h.2: behaviours

Basic Prism
Radiation
Refraction

i: plate tectonic movement

Plate Tectonics

j: major geological events of local significance

Plate Tectonics

Correlation last revised: 9/24/2019

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