Life Science

Inspiration + Resources for 1st Grade Teachers

SUBSTRAND: Structure and Function in Living Systems

STANDARD: 1.4.1.1 Characteristics

Living things are diverse with many different observable characteristics.

BENCHMARKS:

1.4.1.1.1 Characteristics & Behaviors


SUBSTRAND: Interdependence Among Living Systems

STANDARD 1.4.2.1 Systems

Natural systems have many components that interact to maintain the living system.

BENCHMARKS:

1.4.2.1.1 Animal Needs

1.4.2.1.2 Habitat & Needs


SUBSTRAND: Evolution in Living Systems

STANDARD: 1.4.3.1 Life Cycles

Plants and animals undergo a series of orderly changes during their life cycles.

BENCHMARKS:

1.4.3.1.1 Animal Life Cycles

1.4.3.1.2 Life Cycles for Offspring