Rhode Island World-Class Standards
RI.ESS1. Earth and Space Science: The earth and earth materials as we know them today have developed over long periods of time, through continual change processes.
ESS1 (K-4) FAF-6. Given information about earth materials explain how their characteristics lend themselves to specific uses
ESS1 (K-2)-6. Students demonstrate an understanding of properties of earth materials by...
6a. Identifying which materials are best for different uses (e.g., soils for growing plants, sand for the sand box).