8.P.1.2: Students are able to use the Periodic Table to compare and contrast families of elements and to classify elements as metals, metalloids, or non-metals.

8.P.1.2.b: Use the Bohr model to show the arrangement of the subatomic particles of atomic numbers 1 through 18.

 Element Builder

8.P.1.3: Students are able to compare properties of matter resulting from physical and chemical changes.

8.P.1.3.a: Ionic/covalent bonding

 Covalent Bonds
 Ionic Bonds

8.E.1.1: Students are able to identify and classify minerals and rocks.

8.E.1.1.a: Rocks as sedimentary, igneous, or metamorphic.

 Rock Classification

8.E.1.1.b: Rock Cycle

 Rock Cycle

8.E.1.2: Students are able to explain the role of plate tectonics in shaping Earth.

8.E.1.2.a: Plates boundaries

 Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.b: Volcanoes

 Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.c: Earthquakes

 Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station
 Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.d: Seismic waves

 Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station

8.E.1.2.e: Mountains

 Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.g: Changes over time

 Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.3: Students are able to explain the factors that create weather and the instruments and technologies that assess it.

8.E.1.3.b: Effects of the ocean on weather

 Coastal Winds and Clouds

8.E.1.3.c: Condensation

 Relative Humidity

8.E.1.3.d: Evaporation

 Relative Humidity

8.E.1.3.e: Cloud Formation

 Weather Maps

8.E.2.1: Students are able to compare celestial bodies within the solar system using composition, size, and orbital motion.

8.E.2.1.a: Describe the composition of the Sun, the planets, asteroids, and comets.

 Solar System Explorer

8.E.2.1.g: HR Diagram

 H-R Diagram

8.E.2.1.j: Doppler Effect

 Doppler Shift

8.E.2.2: Students are able to differentiate the influences of the relative positions of the Earth, Moon, and Sun.

8.E.2.2.a: Lunar and solar eclipses, moon phases, tides, seasons

 2D Eclipse
 3D Eclipse
 Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
 Phases of the Moon
 Seasons Around the World
 Seasons in 3D
 Seasons: Why do we have them?

Correlation last revised: 1/20/2017

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