NE.SC 4: EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCES: Students will integrate and communicate the information, concepts, principles, processes, theories, and models of Earth and Space Sciences to make connections with the natural and engineered world.
4.2. Earth Structures and Processes
8.4.2. Students will investigate and describe Earth’s structure, systems, and processes.
8.4.2.g. Describe the water cycle (evaporation, condensation, precipitation)
4.3. Energy in Earth’s Systems
8.4.3. Students will investigate and describe energy in Earth’s systems.
8.4.3.a. Describe how energy from the Sun influences the atmosphere and provides energy for plant growth