ID.4. Earth and Space Systems: Students understand and explain the relationship among the systems on Earth, such as solid earth, oceans, atmosphere, and organisms.
4.1. Understand Scientific Theories of Origin and Subsequent Changes in the Universe and Earth Systems
6.S.4.1.2. The student will be able to explain the water cycle and its relationship to weather and climate. (624.01.b)
ID.5. Personal and Social Perspectives; Technology: Students identify issues for environmental studies and understand the difference between renewable and nonrenewable resources.
5.1. Understand Common Environmental Quality Issues, Both Natural and Human Induced
6.S.5.1.1. The student will be able to identify issues for environmental studies. (626.01.a)