112.24.6: The student knows that interdependence occurs among living systems.

112.24.6.A: describe interactions among systems in the human organism;

Circulatory System

112.24.6.B: identify feedback mechanisms that maintain equilibrium of systems such as body temperature, turgor pressure, and chemical reactions;

Food Chain

112.24.6.C: describe interactions within ecosystems.

Food Chain
Forest Ecosystem
Interdependence of Plants and Animals
Prairie Ecosystem

112.24.7: The student knows that there is a relationship between force and motion.

112.24.7.A: demonstrate how unbalanced forces cause changes in the speed or direction of an object's motion;

Atwood Machine
Fan Cart Physics
Inclined Plane - Simple Machine
Roller Coaster Physics
Uniform Circular Motion

112.24.8: The student knows that matter is composed of atoms.

112.24.8.A: describe the structure and parts of an atom;

Element Builder

112.24.8.B: identify the properties of an atom including mass and electrical charge.

Charge Launcher
Element Builder
Nuclear Decay

112.24.9: The student knows that substances have chemical and physical properties.

112.24.9.B: interpret information on the periodic table to understand that physical properties are used to group elements;

Electron Configuration

112.24.9.C: recognize the importance of formulas and equations to express what happens in a chemical reaction;

Balancing Chemical Equations
Chemical Equation Balancing
Limiting Reactants

112.24.9.D: identify that physical and chemical properties influence the development and application of everyday materials such as cooking surfaces, insulation, adhesives, and plastics.

Mystery Powder Analysis

112.24.10: The student knows that complex interactions occur between matter and energy.

112.24.10.A: illustrate interactions between matter and energy including specific heat;

Calorimetry Lab
Phase Changes

112.24.10.B: describe interactions among solar, weather, and ocean systems;

Seasons Around the World
Seasons in 3D
Seasons: Earth, Moon, and Sun
Seasons: Why do we have them?

112.24.11: The student knows that traits of species can change through generations and that the instructions for traits are contained in the genetic material of the organisms.

112.24.11.A: identify that change in environmental conditions can affect the survival of individuals and of species;

Pond Ecosystem

112.24.11.B: distinguish between inherited traits and other characteristics that result from interactions with the environment;

Evolution: Mutation and Selection
Natural Selection
Rainfall and Bird Beaks

112.24.11.C: make predictions about possible outcomes of various genetic combinations of inherited characteristics.

Chicken Genetics
Natural Selection

112.24.12: The student knows that cycles exist in Earth systems.

112.24.12.A: analyze and predict the sequence of events in the lunar and rock cycles;

Moon Phases
Moonrise, Moonset, and Phases
Rock Cycle

112.24.12.B: relate the role of oceans to climatic changes;

Coastal Winds and Clouds

112.24.14: The student knows that natural events and human activities can alter Earth systems.

112.24.14.C: describe how human activities have modified soil, water, and air quality.

Water Pollution

Correlation last revised: 7/17/2010

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