Rhode Island Standards
RI.PS2. Physical Science: Energy is necessary for change to occur in matter. Energy can be stored, transferred, and transformed, but cannot be destroyed.
PS2 (5-8)-SAE+ POC-6. Given a real-world example, show that within a system, energy transforms from one form to another (i.e., chemical, heat, electrical, gravitational, light, sound, mechanical).
PS2 (5-6)-6. Students demonstrate an understanding of energy by...
6c. Describing sound as the transfer of energy through various materials (e.g. solids, liquids, gases).