Core Correlations

The following Programs/Activity Guides have been correlated to the Utah State Office of Education Core Curriculum. You can access correlations below by clicking on the Program/Activity Guide you are using, and then either the grade level or subject matter within. The activities that meet that grade or subject matter will be listed.

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(E&S 1-8) 8th Grade

Language Arts
Standard 4080-10: Students use process strategies before, during, and after composing.

  • Action Project: Energy Newsletter

Standard 4080-11: Students write functional, informational, and literary texts for various purposes, audiences, and situations.
Objective 02: Demonstrate competency in writing INFORMATIONAL text.

  • Action Project: Energy Newsletter

Standard 3240-03: Students will relate forces and energy to motion.
Objective 02: Identify the role of energy in motion.

  • Activity 1: Energy Detectives

Indicator: Identify forms and sources of energy (e.g., light, heat, mechanical, nuclear, chemical).

  • Activity 2: May the Source Be with You

Objective 03: Analyze energy movement and transformations.

  • Activity 3: Energy Chains

Objective 04: Explain the energy implications of technologies in society.

  • Case Studies: Energy Then, Energy Now

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