OK.E/SS. EARTH/SPACE SCIENCE
E/SS.4. Structures and Forces of the Earth and Solar System - The earth is mostly rock, three-fourths of its surface is covered by a relatively thin layer of water, and the entire planet is surrounded by a relatively thin blanket of air, and is able to support life. The student will engage in investigations that integrate the process standards and lead to the discovery of the following objectives:
E/SS.4.3. Atmospheric and ocean circulation patterns affect weather on a global scale (e.g., El Nino, La Nina, Gulf Stream).