South Dakota Standards
SD.5.E. Earth/Space Science: Students will analyze the composition, formative processes, and history of the universe, solar system, and Earth.
5.E.2. Analyze essential principles and ideas about the composition and structure of the universe.
5.E.2.3. Students are able to explain how the Earth's rotation affects the appearance of the sky.
SD.5.L. Life Science: Students will describe structures and attributes of living things, processes of life, and interaction with each other and the environment.
5.L.3. Analyze how organisms are linked to one another and the environment.
5.L.3.1. Students are able to describe how natural events and/or human influences may help or harm ecosystems.