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Beaverton School District
Beaverton School District

Beaverton Schools

Earth Science Learning Targets

Science, Earth Science

ALT 1 - Nuclear Fusion

Develops a model based on evidence, to illustrate the life span of the sun and the role of nuclear fusion in the sun's core to release energy that eventually reaches Earth in the form of radiation.

ALT 2 - Big Bang Theory

Constructs an explanation of the Big Bang theory based on astronomical evidence of light spectra, motion of distant galaxies, and composition of matter in the universe.

ALT 3 - How Stars Produce Elements

Communicates scientific ideas about the way stars, over their life cycle, produce elements.