NV.E.8.A. Atmospheric Processes and the Water Cycle (Earth and Space Science Unifying Concept A): Students understand the relationship between the Earth's atmosphere, topography, weather and climate.
E.8.A.2. Sun's Energy: Students know how the processes involved in the water cycle affect climatic patterns. E/S
E.8.A.4. Weather: Students understand the composition of Earth's atmosphere, emphasizing the role of the atmosphere in Earth's weather and climate. I/S
E.8.A.6. Weather: Students know topography and patterns of global and local atmospheric movement influence local weather which occurs primarily in the lower atmosphere. E/S