Benchmark 4F
The Physical Setting: Motion
Grades 6-8, page 90

Human eyes respond to only a narrow range of wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation--visible light. Differences of wavelength within that range are perceived as differences in color.

NSES Content Standard B 
Physical Science: Transfer of energy 
Grades 5-8, page 155 
The sun is a major source of energy for changes on the earth's surface. The sun loses energy by emitting light. A tiny fraction of that light reaches the earth, transferring energy from the sun to the earth. The sun's energy arrives as light with a range of wavelengths, consisting of visible light, infrared, and ultraviolet radiation.