SPI 3210.1: All living things are made of cells that perform functions necessary for life.

SPI 3210.1.1: Identify the cellular organelles associated with major cell processes.

 Cell Structure
 Paramecium Homeostasis
 RNA and Protein Synthesis

SPI 3210.1.3: Distinguish among proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, and nucleic acids.

 RNA and Protein Synthesis

SPI 3210.1.6: Determine the relationship between cell growth and cell reproduction.

 Cell Division

SPI 3210.1.8: Compare and contrast active and passive transport.


SPI 3210.2: All life is interdependent and interacts with the environment.

SPI 3210.2.1: Predict how population changes of organisms at different trophic levels affect an ecosystem.

 Food Chain
 Forest Ecosystem

SPI 3210.2.2: Interpret the relationship between environmental factors and fluctuations in population size.

 Food Chain
 Rabbit Population by Season

SPI 3210.2.3: Determine how the carrying capacity of an ecosystem is affected by interactions among organisms.

 Food Chain

SPI 3210.2.5: Make inferences about how a specific environmental change can affect the amount of biodiversity.

 Coral Reefs 1 - Abiotic Factors

SPI 3210.3: Matter cycles and energy flows through the biosphere.

SPI 3210.3.1: Interpret a diagram that illustrates energy flow in an ecosystem.

 Food Chain

SPI 3210.3.2: Distinguish between aerobic and anaerobic respiration.

 Cell Energy Cycle

SPI 3210.3.3: Compare and contrast photosynthesis and cellular respiration in terms of energy transformation.

 Cell Energy Cycle

SPI 3210.3.4: Predict how changes in a biogeochemical cycle can affect an ecosystem.

 Carbon Cycle

SPI 3210.4: Organisms reproduce and transmit hereditary information.

SPI 3210.4.1: Identify the structure and function of DNA.

 Building DNA

SPI 3210.4.2: Associate the process of DNA replication with its biological significance.

 Building DNA

SPI 3210.4.3: Recognize the interactions between DNA and RNA during protein synthesis.

 RNA and Protein Synthesis

SPI 3210.4.4: Determine the probability of a particular trait in an offspring based on the genotype of the parents and the particular mode of inheritance.

 Chicken Genetics
 Hardy-Weinberg Equilibrium
 Mouse Genetics (One Trait)
 Mouse Genetics (Two Traits)

SPI 3210.4.7: Describe how meiosis and sexual reproduction contribute to genetic variation in a population.

 Evolution: Mutation and Selection

SPI 3210.5: A rich variety and complexity of organisms have developed in response to changes in the environment.

SPI 3210.5.2: Recognize the relationship between form and function in living things.

 Pollination: Flower to Fruit

SPI 3210.5.3: Recognize the relationships among environmental change, genetic variation, natural selection, and the emergence of a new species.

 Evolution: Mutation and Selection
 Evolution: Natural and Artificial Selection
 Natural Selection
 Rainfall and Bird Beaks

SPI 3210.5.5: Apply evidence from the fossil record, comparative anatomy, amino acid sequences, and DNA structure that support modern classification systems.

 Human Evolution - Skull Analysis

SPI 3210.5.6: Infer relatedness among different organisms using modern classification systems.

 Dichotomous Keys

Correlation last revised: 4/4/2018

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