UT.3. Intended Learning Outcome: Understand Science Concepts and Principles.
3.c. Solve problems appropriate to grade level by applying science principles and procedures.
UT.4. Intended Learning Outcome: Communicate Effectively Using Science Language and Reasoning.
4.c. Use scientific language in oral and written communication.
UT.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.
UT.VI. Students will understand properties and behavior of heat, light, and sound.
VI.1. Investigate the movement of heat between objects by conduction, convection, and radiation.
VI.1.c. Describe the movement of heat across space from the sun to Earth by radiation.
VI.1.d. Observe and describe, with the use of models, heat energy being transferred through a fluid medium (liquid and/or gas) by convection currents.