KS.2. Physical Science: The student will apply process skills to develop an understanding of physical science including: properties, changes of properties of matter, motion and forces, and transfer of energy.
2.4. The student will understand and demonstrate the transfer of energy.
2.4.1. The student understands the difference between potential and kinetic energy.
2.4.2. The student understands that when work is done energy transforms from one form to another, including mechanical, heat, light, sound, electrical, chemical, and nuclear energy, yet is conserved.
2.4.4. The student understands that heat energy can be transferred from hot to cold by radiation, convection, and conduction.
KS.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.