Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

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Capture, Storage, and Transformation


The content is in accordance with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), specifically:

  • Physical Sciences PS3: Energy
  • Life Sciences LS1: Structures and Processes
  • HS ETS1.B: Developing Possible Solutions
  • HS ETS1.A: Defining and Delimiting an Engineering Problem.

Other sections that might be relevant are:

  • MS ESS3.A: Natural Resources
  • MS ESS3.C: Human Impacts on Earth Systems
  • The crosscutting concept of Energy and matter: Flows, cycles, and conservation, from the 2012 Framework for K-12 Science Education from the National Research Council of the National Academy of Science (see References and Further Reading).

Grade Level

Middle & High School

Classroom Connections

Earth and Space Science
Life Science
Physical Science

Curriculum Snapshot

  • Using photographs to recognize energy effects in the natural world
  • Examining ways to capture, store, and use energy for work


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