New Mexico Standards
NM.II. Content of Science: Physical Science: Understand the structure and properties of matter, the characteristics of energy, and the interactions between matter and energy.
II-B. Explain the physical processes involved in the transfer, change, and conservation of energy.
II-B.1a. Know that heat is transferred from hotter to cooler materials or regions until both reach the same temperature.
II-B.2a. Know that heat is often produced as a by-product when one form of energy is converted to another form (e.g., when machines or organisms convert stored energy into motion).
II-B.3a. Know that there are different forms of energy.