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.4.1.1. The student will be able to explain the interactions among the solid earth, oceans, atmosphere, and organisms. (624.01.a)
ID.CC.RST.6-8. Reading Standards for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects
Craft and Structure
RST.6-8.4. Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases as they are used in a specific scientific or technical context relevant to grades 6-8 texts and topics.