North Carolina Science Preview

Smart Board Learning provides a range of customizable tools tailored for various grades, subjects, and topics, each aligning with your state’s learning standards. Explore the links below to preview a few specific tools.

1st grade science preview

Forces and Motion

1.P.1.1 Explain the importance of a push or pull to changing the motion of an object.

1.P.1.2 Explain how some forces (pushes and pulls) can be used to make things move without touching them, such as magnets.

Earth in the Universe

1.E.1.1 Recognize differences in the features of the day and night sky and apparent movement of objects across the sky as observed from Earth.


1.L.1.3 Summarize ways that humans protect their environment and/or improve conditions for the growth of the plants and animals that live there (e.g., reuse or recycle products to avoid littering).

2nd grade science preview

Force and Motion

2.P.1-Understand the relationship between sound and vibrating objects.

2.P.1.1 Illustrate how sound is produced by vibrating objects and columns of air.

Structures and Functions of Living Organisms

2.L.1.2 Compare life cycles of different animals such as, but not limited to, mealworms, ladybugs, crickets, guppies or frogs.

2.L.2.1 Identify ways in which many plants and animals closely resemble their parents in observed appearance and ways they are different.

3rd grade science preview

Forces and Motion

3.P.1.3 Explain the effect of earth’s gravity on the motion of any object on or near the earth.

Earth in the Universe

3.E.1.1 Recognize that the earth is part of a system called the solar system that includes the sun (a star), planets, and many moons and the earth is the third planet from the sun in our solar system.

Matter: Properties and Change

3.P.2.2 Compare solids, liquids, and gases based on their basic properties.

Energy: Conservation and Transfer

3.P.3 Recognize how energy can be transferred from one object to another.

4th grade science preview

Earth in the Universe

4.P.2.3 Classify rocks as metamorphic, sedimentary or igneous based on their composition, how they are formed and the processes that create them

4.E.1 Explain the causes of day and night and phases of the moon. Explain the causes of day and night and phases of the moon.

4.E.1.2 Explain the monthly changes in the appearance of the moon, based on the moon’s orbit around the Earth.

5th grade science preview

 Matter Properties and Change

5.P.2.1 – Explain how the sun’s energy impacts the processes of the water cycle (including evaporation, transpiration, condensation, precipitation, and runoff)

Structures and Functions of Living Organisms

5.L.1.1 Explain why some organisms are capable of surviving as a single cell while others require many cells that are specialized

5.L.1.2 Compare the major systems of the human body: Digestive, Respiratory, Circulatory, Muscular, Skeletal, Cardiovascular in terms of their functions necessary for life.

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Teacher Tool Request - Empowering Educators to Customize Learning Materials

We are excited to introduce the Teacher Tool Request feature, designed to provide advanced customization capabilities for educators using our platform. This tool empowers educators with advanced access to tailor various learning materials, including lyrics to songs, videos, worksheets, and quizzes, ensuring a more personalized and effective learning experience for their students.

How It Works:

  1. Customization Opportunities: Educators with advanced access can personalize every aspect of the learning material. This includes the ability to customize lyrics for songs, videos, worksheets, and quizzes.

  2. Teacher Tool Request Button: The Teacher Tool Request button serves as the gateway for educators to request and upload information for specific topics or propose new ones. This feature enables educators to contribute to the continuous improvement of our educational resources.

  3. Simple Input Process: To make a request, educators need to input the following details:

    • Teacher Code or School Code
    • Teacher Name
    • School Name
    • Subject & Standard Number
    • Topic
    • Detailed outline of the points to be included in the material
  4. Subscription Grade Level: It is essential to note that all teacher requests must align with their subscription grade level(s). This ensures that the customized material remains relevant to the students’ educational needs.

Our Goal:

Our primary objective is to assist educators in enhancing their teaching methodologies and helping students retain information at an accelerated pace. By allowing customization, we aim to create a more engaging and tailored learning experience, fostering a deeper understanding of the subjects.

Get Started:

  1. Click on the Teacher Tool Request button.
  2. Input the necessary details for your request.
  3. Provide a detailed outline for the topic customization.

We appreciate your commitment to education, and we are confident that this tool will be a valuable asset in your teaching toolkit.

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