Access Point #: SC.1.L.17.In.1

Observe and recognize that plants and animals need water and food.
General Information
Number: SC.1.L.17.In.1
Category: Independent
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/08
Big Idea: Interdependence

A. Plants and animals, including humans, interact with and depend upon each other and their environment to satisfy their basic needs.

B. Both human activities and natural events can have major impacts on the environment.

C. Energy flows from the sun through producers to consumers.

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5020020: Science Grade One
7720020: Access Science Grade 1
5020080: STEM Lab Grade 1

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Lesson Plan


In this lesson, students explore the surroundings of the school and observe different types of habitats, recording the environment and what conditions allow animals and plants to thrive there.

Type: Lesson Plan

Unit/Lesson Sequence

Learning About Mealworms:

In this unit, students learn about metamorphosis and how animals change from birth to the adult stage through observing and collecting data as mealworm larvae progress through their life cycle to the adult stage (beetles).

Type: Unit/Lesson Sequence

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