NE.SC 4: EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCES: Students will integrate and communicate the information, concepts, principles, processes, theories, and models of Earth and Space Sciences to make connections with the natural and engineered world.
4.3. Energy in Earth’s Systems
5.4.3. Students will observe and describe the effects of energy changes on Earth.
Weather and Climate
5.4.3.c. Recognize the difference between weather, climate, and seasons
4.4. Earth’s History
5.4.4. Students will describe environments based on fossil evidence.
5.4.4.a. Describe how slow processes (erosion, weathering, deposition, uplift) and rapid processes (landslides, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, violent storms) change Earth’s surface