Ohio Learning Standards
EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE (ESS)
Topic: Daily and Seasonal Changes - This topic focuses on observing, exploring, describing and comparing weather changes, patterns in the sky and changing seasons.
K.ESS.1: Weather changes are long-term and short-term.
Weather changes occur throughout the day and from day to day.
Wind, temperature and precipitation can be used to document short-term weather changes that are observable.
Yearly weather changes (seasons) are observable patterns in the daily weather changes.
LIFE SCIENCE (LS)
Topic: Physical and Behavioral Traits of Living Things - This topic focuses on observing, exploring, describing and comparing living things in Ohio.
K.LS.1: Living things have specific characteristics and traits.
Living things grow and reproduce. Living things are found worldwide.
PHYSICAL SCIENCE (PS)
Topic: Properties of Everyday Objects and Materials - This topic focuses on the production of sound and on observing, exploring, describing and comparing the properties of objects and materials with which the student is familiar.
K.PS.1: Objects and materials can be sorted and described by their properties.
Objects can be sorted and described by the properties of the materials from which they are made. Some of the properties can include color, size and texture.