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National STEM Standards for Third Grade Science

STEM.S. SCIENCE: Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

NGSS.3-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE

3-ESS2. Earth’s Systems
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-ESS2-1. Represent data in tables and graphical displays to describe typical weather conditions expected during a particular season.3-ESS2-2. Obtain and combine information to describe climates in different regions of the world.

NGSS.3-LS. LIFE SCIENCE

3-LS1. From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-LS1-1. Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
3-LS2. Ecosystems: Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-LS2-1. Construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.
3-LS4. Biological Evolution: Unity and Diversity
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-LS4-1. Analyze and interpret data from fossils to provide evidence of the organisms and the environments in which they lived long ago.

NGSS.3-PS. PHYSICAL SCIENCE

3-PS2. Motion and Stability: Forces and Interactions
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-PS2-2. Make observations and/or measurements of an object’s motion to provide evidence that a pattern can be used to predict future motion.3-PS2-4. Define a simple design problem that can be solved by applying scientific ideas about magnets.