CT.7.1. Energy Transfer and Transformations: Energy provides the ability to do work and can exist in many forms. a) Work is the process of making objects move through the application of force. b) Energy can be stored in many forms and can be transformed into the energy of motion.
7.1.10. Calculate potential and kinetic energy and relate those quantities to total energy in a system.
7.1.7. Use a diagram or model of a moving object (roller coaster, pendulum, etc.) to describe the conversion of potential energy into kinetic energy and vice versa.
CT.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.