Rhode Island Standards
RI.PS3. Physical Science: The motion of an object is affected by forces.
PS3 (5-8) SAE+INQ. Experiment, observe, or predict how energy might be transferred by means of waves (Local Assessment Only).
PS3 (7-8)-LA. Students demonstrate an understanding of the visible spectrum of light by...
LAa. Experiment how light from the sun is made up of a mixture of many different colors of light (e.g. using prisms, spectrometers, crystals).
Lab. Representing in words, diagrams, or other models the visible spectrum as a part of the electromagnetic spectrum (consisting of visible light, infrared, and ultraviolet radiation) and composed of all colors of light
Lac. Differentiating between electromagnetic and mechanical waves.