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List of Benchmarks for Technology 
 Standard 6.Understands the nature and uses of different forms of technology
Topics1. System design and development; 2. Design considerations; 3. Energy technology
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 3.Knows that most technological systems require an input of energy, which is an important consideration both in designing an object or a system and in conserving energy (e.g., so many things require energy that alternative sources to fossil fuels should be used when possible)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  energy requirements for technological systems
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that most technological systems require an input of energy   
  2. Knows that energy requirements must be is an important considered when designing an object or a system    
  3. Understands that because so many things require energy, alternative sources to fossil fuels should be used when possible   

Citation Log: BD(STE,162-163;​TEI,15c2B,15c2C)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
2   Project 2061: Benchmarks for Science Literacy
B   NBEA: National Standards for Business Education
F   NAEP: 2009 Science Framework (Pre-Publication Edition)
ID   International Baccalaureate: Design Technology (HS)
IE   International Baccalaureate: Environmental Systems (HS)
IS   ISTE: National Educational Technology Standards for Students
IT   International Baccalaureate: Informational Technology (HS)
N1   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Elementary Years
N2   NCISE: Science and Technology Education, Middle Years
NC   North Carolina Computer/Technology Skills
S   NRC: National Science Education Standards
ST   ITEA: Standards for Technological Literacy
TA   Texas Technology Application Standards
TE   Texas Technology Education/Industrial Technology Education

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document