LA.ESS-M. Earth and Space Science: The students will develop an understanding of the properties of earth materials, the structure of the Earth system, the Earth's history, and the Earth's place in the universe.
ESS-M-C6. Earth in the Solar System: modeling and describing how radiant energy from the sun affects phenomena on the Earth's surface, such as winds, ocean currents, and the water cycle. (1, 2, 3, 4)
GLE-E-36. Grade Level Expectation: Structure of the Earth: Identify, describe, and compare climate zones (e.g., polar, temperate, tropical) (ESS-M-A11)