National STEM Standards
STEM.S. SCIENCE: Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
NGSS.5-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
5-ESS3. Earth and Human Activity
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
5-ESS3-1. Obtain and combine information about ways individual communities use science ideas to protect the Earth’s resources and environment.
STEM.T. TECHNOLOGY: International Technology Education Association (ITEA)
ITEA.2. Students will develop an understanding of the core concepts of technology. In order to comprehend the core concepts of technology, students should learn that:
(3-5) 2.H. Resources are the things needed to get a job done, such as tools and machines, materials, information, energy, people, capital, and time.
ITEA.16. Students will develop an understanding of and be able to select and use energy and power technologies. In order to select, use, and understand energy and power technologies, students should learn that:
(3-5) 16.C. Energy comes in different forms.
(3-5) 16.D. Tools, machines, products, and systems use energy in order to do work.