IN.CS. Content Standards
8.1. Physical Science
8.1.4. Describe the structure of atoms and relate the arrangement of electrons to how atoms interact with other atoms.
8.1.5. Explain that atoms join together to form molecules and compounds and illustrate with diagrams the relationship between atoms and compounds and between atoms and molecules.
8.1.6. Explain that elements and compounds have characteristic properties such as density, boiling points and melting points that remain unchanged regardless of sample size.
8.4. Science, Engineering and Technology
8.4.2. Rank the strength of attractions among the particles of room-temperature materials.
IN.RS.6-8. Reading for Literacy in Science
Craft and Structure
6-8.RS.4. Determine the meaning of symbols, key terms, and other domain-specific words and phrases a they are used in a specific scientific context relevant to grades 6-8 texts and topics.