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Name the Winter Storm - Matching

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Name the Winter Storm - Matching

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National Science Standard Addressed

Grade 3 - 3-ESS3 Earth and Human Activity

Disciplinary Core Ideas

ESS3.B: Natural Hazards
• A variety of natural hazards result from natural processes. Humans cannot eliminate natural hazards but can take steps to reduce their impacts. (3-ESS3-1)

Performance Expectations  Students who demonstrate understanding can:
3-ESS3-1.
Make a claim about the merit of a design solution that reduces the impacts of a weather-related hazard.  [Clarification Statement: Examples of design solutions to weather-related hazards could include barriers to prevent flooding, wind resistant roofs, and lightning rods.

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