National Standards Grades 5-8
Heat & Temperature
National Science Education Standards for Grades 5-8
CONTENT STANDARD A: Science as Inquiry
Understandings about Scientific Inquiry
- Mathematics is important in all aspects of scientific inquiry.
- Technology used to gather data enhances accuracy and allows scientists to
analyze and quantify results of investigations.
CONTENT STANDARD B: Physical Science
- Energy is a property of many substances and is associated with heat, light,
electricity, mechanical motion, sound, nuclei, and the nature of a chemical.
Energy is transferred in many ways.
- Heat moves in predictable ways, flowing from warmer objects to cooler
ones, until both reach the same temperature.
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