NE.SC 4: EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCES: Students will integrate and communicate the information, concepts, principles, processes, theories, and models of Earth and Space Sciences to make connections with the natural and engineered world.
4.2. Earth Structures and Processes
5.4.2. Students will observe and describe Earth’s materials, structure, and processes.
Properties of Earth Materials
5.4.2.a. Describe the characteristics of rocks, minerals, soil, water, and the atmosphere