Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
ESS3:B Natural Hazards: Some kinds of severe weather are more likely than others in a given region. Weather scientists forecast severe weather so that the communities can prepare for and respond to these events.
Make a claim about the merit of a design solution that reduces the impacts of a weather-related hazard.
Analyze ways in which severe weather contributes to catastrophic events such as floods and forest fires
Ask questions to obtain information about the purpose of weather forecasting to prepare for, and respond to, severe weather.
A variety of weather hazards result from natural process; humans cannot eliminate weather-related hazards but can reduce their impacts.
A variety of hazards result from natural process; humans cannot eliminate natural hazards but can reduce their impacts’ effect.
Plants and animals meet their needs in their habitats and impact one another; people can prepare for severe weather.
Generate and compare multiple solutions to reduce the impacts of natural Earth processes on humans.
Develop and communicate an evidence-based scientific explanation for changes in weather conditions
Gather, analyze, and interpret data such as temperature, air pressure, wind, and humidity in relation to daily weather conditions