Wisconsin Academic Standards
SCI.CC. Crosscutting Concepts (CC)
SCI.CC1. Students use science and engineering practices, disciplinary core ideas, and patterns to make sense of phenomena and solve problems.
SCI.CC1.3-5. Students identify similarities and differences in order to sort and classify natural objects and designed products. They identify patterns related to time, including simple rates of change and cycles, and use these patterns to make predictions.
SCI.ESS. Disciplinary Core Idea: Earth and Space Sciences (ESS)
SCI.ESS1. Students use science and engineering practices, crosscutting concepts, and an understanding of Earth’s place in the universe to make sense of phenomena and solve problems.
SCI.ESS1.B. Earth and the Solar System
SCI.ESS1.B.5. The Earth’s orbit and rotation, and the orbit of the moon around the Earth cause observable patterns.