New Hampshire College and Career Ready Standards
NH.ESS1. Earth Space Science: The Earth and Earth materials, as we know them today, have developed over long periods of time, through constant change processes.
S:ESS1:6:1.3. Atmosphere, Climate, and Weather: Students will explain the composition and structure of the Earth's atmosphere.
S:ESS1:6:7.2. Water: Students will explain that water quality has a direct effect on Earth's life forms.
NH.ESS2. Earth Space Science: The Earth is part of a solar system, made up of distinct parts, which have temporal and spatial interrelationships.
S:ESS2:6:1.1. Earth, Sun, and Moon: Students will recognize and describe how the regular and predictable motions of the Earth and Moon explain certain Earth phenomena, such as day and night, the seasons, the year, shadows and the tides.
S:ESS2:6:2.1. Energy: Students will recognize how the tilt of the Earth's axis and the Earth's revolution around the Sun affect seasons and weather patterns.