Week of March 30th

This week’s learning targets in science:

– Identify solar radiation as the primary source of energy in our atmosphere.

– Explain how heat energy in our atmosphere AND water cycle is transferred through conduction, convection, and radiation.

– Identify the different states of matter in which water can exist throughout the water cycle.

– Recognize that the amount of matter remains constant in the water cycle.

– Provide examples of how the availability of fresh water for humans and other living things depends upon the water cycle.