4-PS3-1: Motion Energy

Use evidence to construct an explanation relating the speed of an object to the energy of that object. (Energy and Matter)

Clarification Statement: none

Assessment Boundary: Assessment does not include quantitative measures of changes in the speed of an object or on any precise or quantitative definition of energy.


Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS3.A: Definitions of Energy

Crosscutting Concepts
Energy and Matter



Assessments

The following assessments were created by science teachers hoping to better understand the NGSS. In most cases teachers went from standard to assessment in around an hour.  These are drafts and should be used accordingly. Feel free to improve these assessments or contribute to the collection. Learn more about assessment design here.


Phenomena

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Anchor Charts


Video


Vocabulary

Speed
Motion energy
Energy transfer (e.g collision)


Learning Plans


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