Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.K.PS. Physical Sciences (PS)
K.PS1. Matter and Its Interactions
K.PS1.1. Plan and conduct an investigation to describe and classify different kinds of materials including wood, plastic, metal, cloth, and paper by their observable properties (color, texture, hardness, and flexibility) and whether they are natural or human-made.
TN.K.LS. Life Sciences (LS)
K.LS1. From Molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes
K.LS1.1. Use information from observations to identify differences between plants and animals (locomotion, obtainment of food, and take in air/gasses).
TN.K.ETS. Engineering, Technology, and Applications of Science (ETS)
K.ETS2. Links Among Engineering, Technology, Science, and Society
K.ETS2.4. Use appropriate tools (magnifying glass, rain gauge, basic balance scale) to make observations and answer testable scientific questions.