1st Grade (SCI) Science Standards
[PS4] Waves and Their Applications in Technologies for Information Transfer
SCI-01.PS4.04 Design and build a device that uses light or sound to solve the problem of
communicating over a distance.
Clarification Statement: Examples of devices could include a light source to send signals, paper cup and string "telephones," and a
pattern of drum beats.
Disciplinary Core Ideas
PS4.C: Information Technologies and
-People also use a variety of devices to
communicate (send and receive information)
over long distances.
Student Learning Targets:
- I can design a device that uses light and/or sound to communicate over a distance.
Skills (Performance) Targets
- I can use tools and materials to build that device.
The Student ...
... with help, demonstrates a partial understanding of some of the simpler details and processes (Score 2.0 content) and some of the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
... demonstrates no major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details and processes but exhibits major errors or omissions regarding the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
“The Standard.”... demonstrates no major errors or omissions regarding any of the information and processes that were end of instruction expectations.
... demonstrates in-depth inferences and applications regarding more complex material that go beyond end of instruction expectations.
- Title of website with a URL to open in a new window