MS.SS: Space Systems
MS-ESS1-1: Develop and use a model of the Earth-Sun-moon system to describe the cyclic patterns of lunar phases, eclipses of the Sun and moon, and seasons.
Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
Phases of the Moon
Seasons Around the World
Seasons in 3D
Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
Seasons: Why do we have them?
Summer and Winter
MS-ESS1-2: Develop and use a model to describe the role of gravity in the motions within galaxies and the solar system.
Comparing Earth and Venus
Solar System Explorer
MS-ESS1-3: Analyze and interpret data to determine scale properties of objects in the solar system.
Solar System Explorer
Weight and Mass
MS.HE: History of Earth
MS-ESS2-2: Construct an explanation based on evidence for how geoscience processes have changed Earth’s surface at varying temporal and spatial scales.
MS-ESS2-3: Analyze and interpret data on the distribution of fossils and rocks, continental shapes, and seafloor structures to provide evidence of the past plate motions.
MS.ES: Earth’s Systems
MS-ESS2-1: Develop a model to describe the cycling of Earth’s materials and the flow of energy that drives this process.
Cell Energy Cycle
MS-ESS2-4: Develop a model to describe the cycling of water through Earth’s systems driven by energy from the Sun and the force of gravity.
MS.WC: Weather and Climate
MS-ESS2-5: Collect data to provide evidence for how the motions and complex interactions of air masses results in changes in weather conditions.
Coastal Winds and Clouds - Metric
Hurricane Motion - Metric
Observing Weather (Metric)
Weather Maps - Metric
MS-ESS3-5: Ask questions to clarify evidence of the factors that have caused the rise in global temperatures over the past century.
Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors
Coral Reefs 2 - Biotic Factors
Greenhouse Effect - Metric
MS.HI: Human Impacts
MS-ESS3-3: Apply scientific principles to design a method for monitoring and minimizing a human impact on the environment.
GMOs and the Environment
MS-ESS3-4: Construct an argument supported by evidence for how increases in human population and per-capita consumption of natural resources impact Earth’s systems.
Correlation last revised: 5/20/2019