Model Academic Standards
SCI.LS1.B: Growth and Development of Organisms
SCI.LS1.B.3: Reproduction is essential to every kind of organism. Organisms have unique and diverse life cycles.
SCI.LS3.A: Inheritance of Traits
SCI.LS3.A.3: Many characteristics of organisms are inherited from their parents. Other characteristics result from individuals’ interactions with the environment. Many characteristics involve both inheritance and environment.
SCI.LS4.B: Natural Selection
SCI.LS4.B.3: Differences in characteristics between individuals of the same species provide advantages in surviving and reproducing.
SCI.PS2.A: Forces and Motion
SCI.PS2.A.3.i: Qualities of motion and changes in motion require description of both size and direction.
SCI.PS2.A.3.ii: The effect of unbalanced forces on an object results in a change of motion.
SCI.PS2.B: Types of Interactions
SCI.PS2.B.3: Some forces act through contact, some forces (e.g., magnetic, electrostatic) act even when the objects are not in contact.
Correlation last revised: 5/2/2018