Plate Tectonics. Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines.
Washington State K–12 Learning Education Standards and Guidelines. The Earth's layers: crust, mantle, core. Plate tectonics is a scientific theory that describes the large-scale motion of plates of the Earth's crust over hot mantle rock. Plate tectonics are active on Earth since the very beginning.
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Washington State K–12 Learning Standards and Guidelines
WA.MS-ESS. EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE
MS-ESS2. Earth’s Systems
Students who demonstrate understanding can:
MS-ESS2-3. Analyze and interpret data on the distribution of fossils and rocks, continental shapes, and seafloor structures to provide evidence of the past plate motions.
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