Making Sense of Journey North Maps
Core Questions

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National Science Education Standards
  • Use data to conduct a reasonable explanation.
  • Develop descriptions, explanations, predictions, and models using evidence. (5-8)
  • Think critically and logically to make a relationship between evidence and explanations. (5-8)

Life Science

  • Organisms have basic needs. They can survive only in environments in which their needs can be met.
  • The behavior of individual organisms is influenced by internal cues (such as hunger) and by external cues (such as a change in the environment).

Earth and Space Science

  • Weather changes from day to day and over the seasons. Weather can be described by measurable quantities, such as temperature, wind direction and speed, and precipitation.
National Geography Standards
  • How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information.