New Hampshire Standards
NH.ESS1. Earth Space Science: The Earth and Earth materials, as we know them today, have developed over long periods of time, through constant change processes.
S:ESS1:8:2.1. Composition and Features: Students will describe the layers of the Earth, including the core, mantle, lithosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere.
S:ESS1:8:2.2. Composition and Features: Students will describe use geological evidence provided to support the idea that Earth's crust/lithosphere is composed of plates that move.
S:ESS1:8:5.1. Processes and Rates of Change: Students will explain that the Earth's crust is divided into plates which move at extremely slow rates in response to movements in the mantle.