Science State Goal 12: Understand the fundamental concepts, principles and interconnections of the life, physical and eart/space sciences.

       12.E.1b: Identify and describe patterns of weather and seasonal change.

English Language State Goal 4: Listen and speak effectively in a variety of situations.

        4.B.1b: Participate in discusions around a common topic.

English Language State Goal 5: Use the language arts to acquire, assess and         communicate information.

        5.B.1a: Select and organize information from various sources for a specific                                 purpose.
        5.C.1b: Use print, nonprint, human and technological resources to acquire and use                 information.