8.P.1.2: Students are able to use the Periodic Table to compare and contrast families of elements and to classify elements as metals, metalloids, or non-metals.

8.P.1.2.b: Use the Bohr model to show the arrangement of the subatomic particles of atomic numbers 1 through 18.

Element Builder

8.P.1.3: Students are able to compare properties of matter resulting from physical and chemical changes.

8.P.1.3.a: Ionic/covalent bonding

Covalent Bonds
Ionic Bonds

8.E.1.1: Students are able to identify and classify minerals and rocks.

8.E.1.1.a: Rocks as sedimentary, igneous, or metamorphic.

Rock Classification

8.E.1.1.b: Rock Cycle

Rock Cycle

8.E.1.2: Students are able to explain the role of plate tectonics in shaping Earth.

8.E.1.2.a: Plates boundaries

Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.b: Volcanoes

Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.c: Earthquakes

Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station
Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.d: Seismic waves

Earthquakes 1 - Recording Station

8.E.1.2.e: Mountains

Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.2.g: Changes over time

Plate Tectonics

8.E.1.3: Students are able to explain the factors that create weather and the instruments and technologies that assess it.

8.E.1.3.b: Effects of the ocean on weather

Coastal Winds and Clouds

8.E.1.3.c: Condensation

Relative Humidity

8.E.1.3.d: Evaporation

Relative Humidity

8.E.1.3.e: Cloud Formation

Weather Maps

8.E.2.1: Students are able to compare celestial bodies within the solar system using composition, size, and orbital motion.

8.E.2.1.a: Describe the composition of the Sun, the planets, asteroids, and comets.

Solar System Explorer

8.E.2.1.g: HR Diagram

H-R Diagram

8.E.2.1.j: Doppler Effect

Doppler Shift

8.E.2.2: Students are able to differentiate the influences of the relative positions of the Earth, Moon, and Sun.

8.E.2.2.a: Lunar and solar eclipses, moon phases, tides, seasons

2D Eclipse
3D Eclipse
Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
Seasons Around the World
Seasons in 3D
Seasons: Why do we have them?

Correlation last revised: 5/24/2018

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