NATIONAL CURRICULUM REQUIREMENTS:
The Quarked project activities address several National Science Content Standards as well as the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Standards for elementary aged children. A complete list of the relevant standards is given below. Each lesson plan also lists the pertinent national standards. Links to activities associated with each standard are given. The State of Kansas science standards mirror the National standards but a summary table is given below. The State of Kansas Math requirements that are addressed by the Quarked project are also summarized. The end of this document also contains a list of Quarked project activities and what science (SS) and math standards (MS)they address keyed by the codes listed next to each standard.