MS-PS4-1: Wave Properties

Clarification Statement: Emphasis is on describing waves with both qualitative and quantitative thinking.

Assessment Boundary: Assessment does not include electromagnetic waves and is limited to standard repeating waves.


Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS4.A: Wave Properties

Crosscutting Concepts
Patterns



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

Wave
Wave properties
 - Wavelength
 - Frequency
 - Amplitude
Patterns
Wave energy


Learning Plans


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