Next Generation Science Standards Lessons Alignment  Grade 4
Physical Sciences
4PS3 Energy  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 1.2 – Energy and MotionThe objectives for this lesson are:
1.3 – The Energy CycleThe objectives for this lesson are:
1.4 – Balanced and Unbalanced ForcesThe objectives for this lesson are:
1.6 – Transferring and Using EnergyThe objectives for this lesson are:

4PS4 Waves and Their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 4.1 – Amplitude and WavelengthThe objectives for this lesson are:
4.2 – How We SeeThe objectives for this lesson are:
4.3 – Using Waves to Transfer InformationThe objectives for this lesson are:

Life Sciences
4LS1 From molecules to Organisms: Structures and Processes  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 2.1 – Animal ClassificationThe objectives for this lesson are:
2.2 – Physical Structures, Survival, and CrayfishThe objectives for this lesson are:
2.3 – Plant Structures and SurvivalThe objectives for this lesson are:
2.4 – Plant and Animal Seasonal ResponsesThe objectives for this lesson are:

Earth and Space Sciences
4ESS1 Earth's Place in the Universe  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 3.2 – Fossils Tell a StoryThe objectives for this lesson are:

4ESS2 Earth's Systems  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 3.1 – Beneath our FeetThe objectives for this lesson are:
3.3 – What is Soil?The objectives for this lesson are:
3.4 – Weathering and ErosionThe objectives for this lesson are:
3.5 – Patterns in Earth’s FeaturesThe objectives for this lesson are:

4ESS3 Earth and Human Activity  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 1.5 – Researching Renewable and Nonrenewable Energy SourcesThe objectives for this lesson are:
3.6 – Volcanoes, Tsunamis and Earthquakes – Oh My!The objectives for this lesson are:

Engineering Design
35ETS1 Engineering Design  
Next Generation Science Standards:
Knowing Science Lessons: 1.6 – Magnets Make Things Move (Grade 3)The objectives for this lesson are:
3.4 – Hurricane House (Grade 3)The objectives for this lesson are:
1.6 – Transferring and Using Energy (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
2.1 – Animal Classification (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
2.2 – Physical Structures, Survival, and Crayfish (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
2.3 – Plant Structures and Survival (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
4.1 – Amplitude and Wavelength (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
4.2 – How We See (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
4.3 – Using Waves to Transfer Information (Grade 4)The objectives for this lesson are:
