3.PS: Physical Science

3.PS.2: Identify types of simple machines and their uses. Investigate and build simple machines to understand how they are used.

 Inclined Plane - Simple Machine
 Pulley Lab

3.PS.3: Generate sound energy using a variety of materials and techniques, and recognize that it passes through solids, liquids, and gases (i.e. air).

 Longitudinal Waves

3.ESS: Earth and Space Science

3.ESS.3: Observe the detailed characteristics of rocks and minerals. Identify and classify rocks as being composed of different combinations of minerals.

 Mineral Identification

3.LS: Life Science

3.LS.2: Plan and conduct an investigation to determine the basic needs of plants to grow, develop, and reproduce.

 Growing Plants

3-5.E: Engineering

3-5.E.1: Identify a simple problem with the design of an object that reflects a need or a want. Include criteria for success and constraints on materials, time, or cost.


3-5.E.2: Construct and compare multiple plausible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.


Correlation last revised: 4/4/2018

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this state's curriculum standards. Click any Gizmo title below for more information.