NEW! Plants and Animals Live Here

00-KLNG

Students investigate what all plants and animals need to survive and how they find their needs in their environments.

NEW! Plant and Animal Traits

1LNG

Students explore some ways plants and animals meet their needs to survive and grow.

NEW! Plant and Animal Relationships

2LNG

Students explore the diversity of plants and animals, the dependency of plants on animals, and the dependency of animals on plants.

NEW! Life Cycles and Survival in an Ecosystem

3LNG

Students continue to explore the balance in an ecosystem and the dependency of organisms within the system.

NEW! Structure, Function, and Information Processing

4LNG

Students determine how internal and external structures support the survival, growth, behavior, and reproduction of plants and animals.

NEW! Matter and Energy in an Ecosystem

5LNG

Students explore how plants and animals get their food for survival.

Energy in an Ecosystem

6LS

Students explore ecosystems with relation to the energy flow in a balanced ecosystem and the roles organisms play to maintain the balance.

An Animal's Life

preNGSS-1LS

Students study the basic needs of animals for survival and the life cycle of animals.

A Plant's Life

preNGSS-2LS

Students explore the parts of a plant, what they do, and how they contribute to its survival.

Organisms Have Character

preNGSS-3LS

Students take a deeper look into the physical and behavioral characteristics of organisms and their role in growth and survival.

Organisms in Their Environment

preNGSS-4LS

Students take a deeper look into the requirements of plants and animals to survive, the roles animals play in their environments, and how some animals and plants have variations that give them an advantage for survival.

Systems and Survival

preNGSS-5LS

Students examine three different "systems" in their lives, classification system, ecosystems, and human body systems.