New York Standards
NY.P4. The Physical Setting: Students will understand and apply scientific concepts, principles, and theories pertaining to the physical setting and living environment and recognize the historical development of ideas in science.
P4.4: Energy exists in many forms, and when these forms change energy is conserved.
4.4.1. Describe the sources and identify the transformations of energy observed in everyday life.
P4.5: Energy and matter interact through forces that result in changes in motion.
4.5.2. Observe, describe, and compare effects of forces (gravity, electric current, and magnetism) on the motion of objects.