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Curriculum Framework - Spring 2001


Appendix IV

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Topical Outline

Physical Sciences

Broad Topic Grades PreK-2 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 3-5 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 6-8 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( ) Grades 9/10 Topics and # of Learning Standards ( / )
Chemistry
Properties of Matter Observable Properties of Objects (1) Properties of Objects and Materials (1) Properties of Matter (4) Properties of Matter (4/4)
States of Matter (1) States of Matter (2)    
    Elements, Compounds and Mixtures (6) Atomic Structure (4/11)
Periodicity (4/4)
Chemical Bonding (4/7)
Chemical Reactions       Chemical Reactions and Stoichiometry (3/6)
Gases and Kinetic Molecular Theory (2/6)
Solutions (2/7)
Acids and Bases (1/6)
Equilibrium and Kinetics (1/5)
Thermochemistry (0/4)
Oxidation-Reduction and Electrochemistry (0/7)
# Of Chemistry Learning Standards (2) (3) (10) 25 Core/67 Total
Physics
Motion and Forces Position and Motion of Objects (3)   Motion of Objects (2) Motion and Forces (9/12)
Energy   Forms of Energy (2)
Electrical Energy (3)
Magnetic Energy (2)
Sound Energy (1)
Light Energy (1)
Forms of Energy (1)
Heat Energy (3)
Conservation of Energy and Momentum (4/6)
Heat and Heat Transfer (2/4)
Waves (4/9)
Electromagnetism (2/6)
Electromagnetic Radiation (2/4)
# of Physics Standards (3) (9) (6) 23 Core/41 Total
Total # of Physical Science (5) (12) (16) 48 Core/108 Total


Last Updated: May 1, 2001
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