

Educational Standards associated with Ocean Currents and Sea Surface Temperature  Comment on this resource 
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This resource supports math standards for grades 812 in the topics of data analysis and probability. These assignments are based on the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) standards.
This resource supports earth science standards for grades 812. This assignment is based on the Virginia Standards of Learning ES.1c: The student will plan and conduct investigations in which scales, diagrams, maps, charts, graphs, tables, and profiles are constructed and interpreted. ES.2a: The student will demonstrate scientific reasoning and logic by analyzing how science explains and predicts the interactions and dynamics of complex Earth systems. ES.11a: The student will investigate and understand that oceans are complex, interactive physical, chemical, and biological systems and are subject to long and shortterm variations. Key concepts include physical and chemical changes (tides, waves, currents, sea level and ice cap variations, upwelling, and salinity variations).
