7.S.3.1: Understand the Theory of Biological Evolution
7.S.3.1.1: Describe how natural selection explains species change over time.
7.S.3.2: Understand the Relationship between Matter and Energy in Living Systems
7.S.3.2.1: Describe how energy stored in food is primarily derived from the sun through photosynthesis.
7.S.3.2.2: Describe how the availability of resources (matter and energy) limits the distribution and abundance of organisms.
7.S.3.2.3: Illustrate how atoms and molecules cycle among the living and nonliving components of the biosphere.
7.S.3.2.4: Identify how energy flows through ecosystems in one direction, from photosynthetic organisms to herbivores, carnivore, and decomposers.
7.S.3.3: Understand the Cell is the Basis of Form and Function for All Living Things
7.S.3.3.1: Explain the relationships among specialized cells, tissues, organs, organ systems, and organisms.
7.S.3.3.2: Identify the parts of specialized plant and animal cells.
7.S.3.3.3: Identify the functions of cell structures.
7.S.3.3.5: Describe how dominant and recessive traits are inherited.
Correlation last revised: 1/20/2017