4-PS4-2: Light and Vision

Develop a model to describe that light reflecting from objects and entering the eye allows objects to be seen. (Cause and Effect)

Clarification Statement: none

Assessment Boundary: Assessment does not include knowledge of specific colors reflected and seen, the cellular mechanisms of vision, or how the retina works.


Science Practices
Developing and Using Models

Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS4.B: Electromagnetic Radiation

Crosscutting Concepts
Cause and Effect



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

 

Anchor Charts


Video


Vocabulary

Light
Object
Reflection
Eye
Vision
Cause and Effect


Learning Plans


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